Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Proposed Route 18 Crossing
Date October 4, 1936
Description Photograph shows construction equipment and work on a hillside and a building near a curved road, in section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary "Rough grade & site proposed route 18 crossing from right 800 ft."
Location Location Name: Section 2C
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.416769
Longitude: -81.193564
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Construction equipment
Farm buildings and land
Intersections (roads)
Landscape development
North Carolina State Route 18
View of road
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives