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Title Construction Unit Water Storage North End of Dam
Date September 28, 1938
Description Workers constructing a dam's water storage near the top of the hill towards the North end of the dam in Bluff Park or later 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 September 28, 1938.
Location Location Name: Doughton Park
Parkway Milepost: 241.0
Latitude: 36.40596
Longitude: -81.17425
Creator Individual R.E.D.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bluff Park (N.C.)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway