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Title Sweet Annie Hollow underpass after rough grading
Title Note Note parapet wall not yet constructed
Date August 25, 1936
Description Image of overpass construction at Sweet Annie Hollow near Station 128+24 and milepost 138.5 in Section 1P of the Blue Ridge Parkway. The overpass looks nearly complete, but the parapet wall at the top of the overpass has not yet been constructed, and the area around the overpass has not yet been landscaped. There is an automobile parked under the overpass. Image was taken on August 25, 1936.
Location Location Name: Milepost 138
Parkway Milepost: 138.0
Latitude: 37.099268
Longitude: -80.124458
Tags Automobiles
Floyd County (Va.)
Overpass construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway