Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Cut, before grading
Date November 11, 1938
Description Photograph shows cleared land and a stone gutter next to the roadway before the grading process at station 166+00 near mile post 240 in section 2C on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by T. K. P. on November 7, 1938.
Location Location Name: Milepost 240
Parkway Milepost: 240.0
Latitude: 36.433205
Longitude: -81.163663
Creator Individual Ted K. Pease
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Grading (Earthwork)
Slopes (road cuts)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway