Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Guard Wall Stones
Title Note 2 of 2
Date May 22, 1941
Description A completed section of the stone guard wall "erected by gov't forces" at section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Photograph labeled "Note: 1&2 stone laid on edge, 3&4 too wide for top of wall." Image taken from the North Carolina State Archives and taken by E.G. Middleton on May 22, 1941.
Location Location Name: Section 2C
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.416769
Longitude: -81.193564
Creator Individual E.G. Middleton
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Guard walls
Stone carving
The Bluffs (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives