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Title Before clean-up. Fine trees obscured by dead and poor trees and scrub growth.
Date October 15, 1937
Description This photo shows a detail of the landscape before clean-up, near milepost 145 and station 496+55 in section 1Q. Healthy trees are obscured by dead trees and scrub growth in the foreground. The photograph was taken on October 15, 1937 by Malcolm A. Bird.
Location Location Name: Milepost 145
Parkway Milepost: 145.0
Latitude: 37.025
Longitude: -80.105556
Creator Individual Malcolm A. Bird
Tags Dead trees
Franklin County (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway