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Title Top of Overpass US 21
Title Note negative 9225
Date May 19, 1939
Description Top of overpass at US 21 at milepost 229.7, section 2B on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Edward H. Abbuehl on May 19, 1939.
Commentary Overpasses were not only used for transportation, but to also provide views to travelers and tourists on the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Milepost 229
Parkway Milepost: 229.0
Latitude: 36.45404
Longitude: -81.020626
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Overpass construction
Overpasses
Photographs
Road conditions
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway