Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Completed Shuttle Trail, Looking Ahead
Title Note Negative 7985
Date June 15, 1936
Description Completed shuttle trail in Cumberland Knob, located near milepost 217, section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "GWW" on June 15, 1936.
Location Location Name: Cumberland Knob
Parkway Milepost: 217.5
Latitude: 36.55013
Longitude: -80.90869
Creator Individual G.W.W.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Landscape development
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway