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Title New Road and Obliteration
Date November 2, 1973
Description Image shows a small section of open, grass-covered land. There is a line of trees on the left side of the photograph, and a more densely wooded area on the right side. In the distance there appears to be a small lake, toward the left side of the photograph. Image taken somewhere between milepost 153.2 and 153.5, section 1Q of the Blue Ridge Parkway, in Floyd County, Va. Image taken by C.E. Westveer on November 2, 1973.
Location Location Name: Milepost 153
Parkway Milepost: 153.0
Latitude: 36.94791
Longitude: -80.177174
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Bodies of water
Floyd County (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway