Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title View looking south along Ice Rock section of parkway
Date September 11, 1936
Description Photograph shows a view of a rocky slope with construction equipment and vehicles visible on the road above, at Ice Rock and mile post 242 in section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by A. S. Burns on September 11, 1936.
Location Location Name: Milepost 242
Parkway Milepost: 242.0
Latitude: 36.423035
Longitude: -81.184575
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Bluff Park (N.C.)
Construction equipment
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Ice Rock (N.C.)
Road construction
Rock embankments
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway