Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Before grading
Date December 1938
Description Photograph shows a straight, ungraded road and bridge surrounded by hills and trees near mile post 224.2 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by M. A. B. in December 1938.
Commentary The small bridge visible at the far end of the road is probably Pine Creek Bridge Number 5.
Location Location Name: Milepost 224
Parkway Milepost: 224.0
Latitude: 36.495382
Longitude: -80.967075
Creator Individual Malcolm A. Bird
Tags Bridges
Pine Creek bridges
Pine Creek (N.C.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway