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Title Saddle Mountain Valley, Lake Site from station 277
Date August 20, 1937
Description Saddle Mountain Valley, with road cutting through it, off of Blue Ridge Parkway. Saddle Mountain is located in Section 2A, mileposts 217-229 in Alleghany County. Picture taken by "MAB" on August 20, 1937. Picture taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway. Picture labeled "Lake site from Sta 227. Point of shrubbery opposite 284+50. Topsoil pile in foreground at 283+75."
Location Location Name: Section 2A
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.496308
Longitude: -80.955864
Creator Individual Malcolm A. Bird
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Forest conservation
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway