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Title Harkening Hill
Date 1952
Description Image shows a mountain and the surrounding land. The mountain is Harkening Hill, one of the Peaks of Otter. The Blue Ridge Parkway is visible in the image, and it appears to circle around the base of the mountain. The image was taken near milepost 86 and Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway, likely from Sharp Top Mountain. 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 Bedford County (Va.)
Harkening Hill (Va.)
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway