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Title Headforemost Mt. PW
Date 1952
Description Image shows four visitors at the Headforemost Mountain Overlook. Two visitors are standing near a drinking fountain, and two visitors are looking out at the Blue Ridge Mountains. Image was taken near milepost 81.9 in Section 1J of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Abbie Rowe in 1952.
Location Location Name: Headforemost Mountain Overlook
Parkway Milepost: 81.9
Latitude: 37.4815259
Longitude: -79.5633693
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Blue Ridge Mountains
Drinking fountains
Scenic overlooks
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway