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Title Brinegar Cabin Spring House existing structure
Title Note Brinegar Cabin
Date January 1942
Description The existing structure of the Spring House at Brinegar Cabin, before restoration. Brinegar Cabin is located on milepost 238.5 near or in Doughton Park, off of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "KCM" in January 1942.
Commentary Martin Brinegar settled this cabin in 1885 and it was lived in until the land and cabin were purchased by the Parkway in 1935. The cabin is still standing today and is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location Location Name: Brinegar Cabin
Parkway Milepost: 238.0
Latitude: 36.4187411
Longitude: -81.1456417
Creator Individual Kenneth McCarter
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bluff District (N.C.)
Bluff Park (N.C.)
Brinegar Cabin (N.C.)
Brinegar, Martin and Caroline
Construction
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Photographs
Rustic cabins
Shelters
Structures
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway