Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Water Storage Tank CCC Job 530
Date November 1939
Description Water storage tank at Wildcat Rocks and Bluff Park, off of milepost 238, section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Photograph labeled "CCC Job 530." Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Armfield in November 1939.
Location Location Name: Doughton Park
Parkway Milepost: 241.0
Latitude: 36.40596
Longitude: -81.17425
Creator Individual Armfield
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bluff Park (N.C.)
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
The Bluffs (N.C.)
Water tanks
Wildcat Rocks (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway