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Title Price Park Dam - from lower side
Date July 20, 1960
Description Photograph of the Price Park Dam from the lower side. A car is visible in the distance. Taken by Donald H. Robinson on July 20, 1960, at Milepost 296.8.
Commentary Boone Fork was dammed to create Price Lake, named in Julian Price's honor.
Location Location Name: Julian Price Memorial Park
Parkway Milepost: 296.0
Latitude: 36.14652
Longitude: -81.73622
Creator Individual Donald H. Robinson
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Dams
Julian Price Memorial Park (N.C.)
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway