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Title Polly Woods Ordinary
Date 1952
Description Image shows the front and one side of a wooden home. There is a covered porch at the front door of the home. A portion of a stone chimney that rises above the roof is visible in the image. There are many trees around the home, and a vine is growing across the front of the home, above the porch, and trails over to the side of the home where it follows the line of the roof up. The image was taken in the Peaks of Otter area of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Abbie Rowe in 1952.
Location Location Name: Peaks of Otter
Parkway Milepost: 86.0
Latitude: 37.433333
Longitude: -79.604722
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Tags Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway