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Title Overpass Structure 2D-4 SW Wing Wall
Title Note Negative 10,132
Date September 9, 1938
Description Most likely a view of the construction of the Arch Ring at NC 18 Overpass at Mulberry Gap on section 2D, Milepost 248.1 of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by A.S. Burns on September 9, 1938.
Location Location Name: Intersection of Blue Ridge Parkway and North Carolina State Route 18 (near Laurel Springs, N.C.)
Parkway Milepost: 248.1
Latitude: 36.391166
Longitude: -81.244288
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Mulberry Gap (N.C.)
Overpass construction
Stone carving
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway