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Title Park entrance at US 221 and entrance sign
Date April 1947
Description This photograph shows the Blue Ridge Parkway entrance sign at the intersection of the Blue Ridge Parkway with US 221 and State Road 602, near Adney Gap and milepost 136 in section 1P. The photograph was taken in April 1947.
Location Location Name: Milepost 136
Parkway Milepost: 136.0
Latitude: 37.125094
Longitude: -80.126293
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Adney Gap (Va.)
Roanoke County (Va.)
Signs and signboards
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway