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Title Entrance Sign, Rockfish Gap
Date August 1973
Description This photograph shows sign marking the beginning of the Blue Ridge Parkway in Virginia. A wooden guardrail runs along the side of the parkway, and the entrance sign sits in a grassy area surrounded by trees. This photograph was taken at milepost 0 in Rockfish Gap, Virginia, in August, 1973.
Location Location Name: Rockfish Gap
Parkway Milepost: 0.0
Creator Individual Robert G. Bruce
Tags Augusta County (Va.)
Guard rails
Nelson County (Va.)
Rockfish Gap (Va.)
Signs and signboards
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway