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Title Loading Rock at Retaining Wall
Date April 22, 1937
Description Photograph shows workers, a vehicle, and construction equipment working on a rock cut in section 2M of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary Loading rock with stiff leg derrick at quarry 443, for wall.
Location Location Name: Section 2M
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.788139
Longitude: -82.167372
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Construction
Construction equipment
Land construction
Photographs
Retaining walls
Rock cuts
Rock embankments
Rocks
Vehicles
Workers
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives