Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title View looking south across Ice Rock toward hand-laid rock embankmen
Title Note negative 5500 (518), classification no. 719.5
Date November 11, 1936
Description View looking south near Ice Rock of a hand-laid rock embankment on milepost 237, section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by A.S. Burns on November 11, 1936.
Location Location Name: Milepost 237
Parkway Milepost: 237.0
Latitude: 36.429657
Longitude: -81.124149
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Ice Rock (N.C.)
Rock embankments
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway