Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Stream undermining Abutment from upstream
Date August 1, 1939
Description Photograph shows a man standing near a loose rock embankment and stone abutment for a bridge over Little Glade Creek near mile post 229, Station 658 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by R. G. H. in August 1939.
Location Location Name: Milepost 229
Parkway Milepost: 229.0
Latitude: 36.45404
Longitude: -81.020626
Creator Individual Robert G. Hall
Tags Abutments
Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bodies of water
Little Glade Creek (N.C.)
Rock embankments
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway