Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Underpass at Route #18
Date June 1950
Description Underpass at Route #18, Milepost 248.1, Section 2-C, Sign at the side of the road says "Blue Ridge Parkway South Bound Access Only Asheville"
Commentary This bridge was built in 1939
Location Location Name: Milepost 248
Parkway Milepost: 248.0
Latitude: 36.391166
Longitude: -81.244288
Creator Individual Arthur Fawcett
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Asheville (N.C.)
Laurel Springs (N.C.)
North Carolina State Route 18
Overpass construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway