Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Stone work detail Class B masonry retaining wall See neg# 5951
Date February 15, 1936
Description Photograph shows a close-up view of a person's arm with a stone masonry retaining wall near mile post 218.8 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by G. W. W. on February 15, 1936.
Location Location Name: Milepost 218
Parkway Milepost: 218.0
Latitude: 36.550074
Longitude: -80.915148
Creator Individual G.W.W.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Masonry detail
Retaining walls
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway