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Title Humpback Rocks
Date 1946
Description Photograph of Humpback Rocks at milepost 6 of the Blue Ridge Parkway. This image shows a mountain covered partially by trees, with a herd of cattle on a grassy slope. A paved section of road and split rail fence curve across the foreground of the image. This photograph was taken by Abbie Rowe in September 1953.
Location Location Name: Humpback Rocks Visitor Center and Mountain Farm
Parkway Milepost: 5.8
Latitude: 37.970833
Longitude: -78.898333
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Augusta County (Va.)
Humpback Rocks (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway