Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Broken Pavement Sign
Date March 15, 1940
Description Sign reading "Broken Pavement" on milepost 217-229.5, section 2A of Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "RHC" on March 15, 1940.
Location Location Name: Section 2A
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.496308
Longitude: -80.955864
Creator Individual R.H.C.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Road blocks
Road conditions
Signs and signboards
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway