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Title Finishing first section of dam
Title Note negative 8693, classification no. 626
Date January 11, 1939
Description View from the North of finishing of first section of dam at Bluff Park or now known as Doughton Park. Located on milepost 238.6, section 2B of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "RED" on January 11, 1939.
Location Location Name: Milepost 238
Parkway Milepost: 238.0
Latitude: 36.422705
Longitude: -81.138681
Creator Individual R.E.D.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bluff Park (N.C.)
Bodies of water
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway