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Title Bldg. #272 Barn
Date August 19, 1975
Description Image shows building #272, the barn, located near milepost 6 at Humpback Rocks, Va., in Augusta County on the Blue Ridge Parkway. The image shows the log structure with a stone wall extending from the building towards the right foreground. The stone wall divides the entrance of the structure, which sits in a recessed area, from the slightly higher ground on the left long side of the rectangular structure. Another structure is visible to the right of the barn against the trees. This image was taken by F. A. Ketterson, Jr., on August 19. 1975.
Location Location Name: Humpback Rocks Visitor Center and Mountain Farm
Parkway Milepost: 5.8
Latitude: 37.970833
Longitude: -78.898333
Creator Individual F.A. Ketterson, Jr.
Tags Barns
Farm buildings and land
Humpback Rocks (Va.)
Retaining walls
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway