Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Overpass: Inside View of Parapet Wall
Date January 1, 1939
Description Photograph shows stone wall with height marker at the North Carolina Route 18 overpass at mile post 248.1 in section 2D of the Blue Ridge Parkway, near Mulberry Gap. Taken by Edward H. Abbuehl on January 10, 1939.
Location Location Name: Intersection of Blue Ridge Parkway and North Carolina State Route 18 (near Laurel Springs, N.C.)
Parkway Milepost: 248.1
Latitude: 36.391166
Longitude: -81.244288
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Tags Mulberry Gap (N.C.)
Stone carving
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway