Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Fire hazard reduction along trail. Belle Ridge
Date April 22, 1937
Description Photograph shows a man working on a fire hazard reduction along a trail at Belle Ridge in Bluff Park (now Doughton Park) near mile post 241 in section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by R. G. H. on April 22, 1937.
Location Location Name: Doughton Park
Parkway Milepost: 241.0
Latitude: 36.40596
Longitude: -81.17425
Creator Individual Robert G. Hall
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Belle Ridge (N.C.)
Bluff Park (N.C.)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway