Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Radio Antenna Tower Installation
Date October 8, 1948
Description Shack, with crane in the background, at site of radio installation. Radio antenna located on milepost 238, section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "EWB" on October 8, 1948.
Location Location Name: Milepost 238
Parkway Milepost: 238.0
Latitude: 36.422705
Longitude: -81.138681
Creator Individual E.W.B.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bluff Park (N.C.)
Construction equipment
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway