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Title Parkway motor road blocked with snow, Motorist stalled, Damage to shoulder and slope
Date March 1947
Description Parkway motor road blocked with snow with a motorist stalled on road and damage to shoulder and slope. Blocked road happening at milepost 217.6, station 55, section 2A on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Richard H. Griggs in March 1947.
Location Location Name: Milepost 217
Parkway Milepost: 217.0
Latitude: 36.560486
Longitude: -80.911688
Creator Individual Park Ranger Richard H. Griggs
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Automobiles
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Photographs
Road blocks
Road conditions
Road damage
Snow
Weather
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway