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Title Brinegar Cabin - parking area, heavy excavation
Title Note Heavy Excavation
Date January 1942
Description Heavy excavation and construction on the parking area of Brinegar Cabin in Doughton Park on milepost 238, section 2C on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "KCM" on January 1942.
Location Location Name: Brinegar Cabin
Parkway Milepost: 238.0
Latitude: 36.4187411
Longitude: -81.1456417
Creator Individual Kenneth McCarter
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Automobile parking
Brinegar Cabin (N.C.)
Brinegar, Martin and Caroline
Construction equipment
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway