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Title Brinegar Cabin Spring House Reframing Details
Title Note Reframing Spring House at Brinegar Cabin
Date January 1942
Description Construction and re-framing of the Brinegar Cabin Spring House on milepost 238.5, section 2C on 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 now 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.)
Framework
Photographs
Springhouses
Workers
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway