Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Water Tank on Wild Cat Rock
Date 1940
Description Water tank at Wildcat Rock and Bluff Park (otherwise known as Doughton Park) off of milepost 238, section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "JEV" in 1940.
Location Location Name: Doughton Park
Parkway Milepost: 241.0
Latitude: 36.40596
Longitude: -81.17425
Creator Individual J.E.V.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bluff Park (N.C.)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
The Bluffs (N.C.)
Water tanks
Wildcat Rocks (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway