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The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Cumberland Knob Picnic Area
Date April 28, 1936
Description Photograph shows piles of timber removed from a picnic area in Cumberland Knob Park near mile post 217.5 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by G. W. W. on April 28, 1936.
Location Location Name: Milepost 217
Parkway Milepost: 217.0
Latitude: 36.560486
Longitude: -80.911688
Creator Individual G.W.W.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob Recreation Area (N.C.)
Picnic grounds
Recreational areas
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway