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Title Irish Creek Railroad (Yankee Horse)
Title Note Logging RR
Date July 1973
Description Image shows a view along the tracks of the Irish Creek Railway. The ties are made of wood, and in this image the tracks curve slightly toward the left. There are trees and rocks along either side of the tracks. The image was taken near Yankee Horse Ridge Parking Area, near milepost 34.4 in Section 1E of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by F. A. Ketterson, Jr. in July 1973.
Location Location Name: Yankee Horse Ridge Parking Area
Parkway Milepost: 34.4
Latitude: 37.0
Longitude: -79.179444
Creator Individual F.A. Ketterson, Jr.
Tags Photographs
Rockbridge County (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway