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Title Useless backfill at base of cut slope
Date July 6, 1937
Description Photograph shows assorted backfill material and a rough gutter at the base of a rocky slope near station 630 and mile post 260.5 in section 2D of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by L. M. H. on July 6, 1937.
Location Location Name: Milepost 261
Parkway Milepost: 261.0
Latitude: 36.315978
Longitude: -81.364937
Creator Individual L.M.H.
Tags Fills (Earthwork)
Slopes (road cuts)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway