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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. The sign reads "Entering Blue Ridge Parkway National Park Service United States Department of the Interior." 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 Guard rails
Rockfish Gap (Va.)
Signs and signboards
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway