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Title Cement Rock Wall
Date July 23, 1936
Description Photograph shows workers and machinery in the process of constructing a rock and cement wall in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary Operations in building cement rock wall. South from 664-50 in Alleghany County, North Carolina.
Location Location Name: Milepost 229
Parkway Milepost: 229.0
Latitude: 36.45404
Longitude: -81.020626
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Construction
Machinery
Photographs
Stone carving
Stonemasonry
Structures
Walls
Workers
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives