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Title Rock Quarry
Date December 5, 1936
Description Photograph shows slope of mica gneiss quarry, with fence at the top and workers and construction equipment at bottom, in section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
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
Mica
Photographs
Rock embankments
Rocks
Workers
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives