Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Icy Rock Curve
Date September 4, 1937
Description Photograph shows road and rocky slope with a vehicle on left in section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary Alleghany Co., Section 2-C, Milepost 241, 8ft to the right, Diagonally South across Icy Rock, curve to high fill replacing H.L.R.E. right of preceding.
Location Location Name: Milepost 241
Parkway Milepost: 241.0
Latitude: 36.434141
Longitude: -81.175697
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Ice Rock (N.C.)
Rock embankments
View of road
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives