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Title Ramsey Cabin
Title Note At Mile 50.0 BRP during removal to Humpback Rocks
Date September 1952
Description Image shows the view from the southwest of the Ramsey Cabin at milepost 50 in Rockbridge County, Va., before being moved to Humpback Rocks, near milepost 5 of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Detail of method used to dismantle cabin and showing decaying condition of logs in the south wall. Logs such as these which could not be used in the restoration were saved and used as patterns for cutting the corner joints, determine the size of logs, type of hewing and any other evidence which the log might possess. This photograph was taken by C. S. Grossman in September of 1952.
Location Location Name: Milepost 50
Parkway Milepost: 50.0
Latitude: 37.692802
Longitude: -79.322948
Creator Individual C.S. Grossman
Tags Augusta County (Va.)
Humpback Rocks (Va.)
Rockbridge County (Va.)
Rustic cabins
Credit United States Department of the Interior