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Title Road relocation (pines to be welled)
Date May 8, 1936
Description Photograph shows an automobile and construction equipment near a site planned for road relocation, with plans to construct wells around the pine trees on the right of the image, near station 475 and mile post 257.6 in section 2D of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by L. M. H. on May 8, 1936.
Location Location Name: Milepost 258
Parkway Milepost: 258.0
Latitude: 36.353719
Longitude: -81.37229
Creator Individual L.M.H.
Tags Automobiles
Blue Ridge Parkway--Planning
Construction equipment
Road relocation
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway