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Title Peaks of Otter Rte 43 relocation. Site for 8x10 culvert.
Date January 1947
Description Image shows a stream that is partially frozen over. There are large rocks in the stream, and there are many trees along the bank of the stream. One of the trees has fallen and it lies across the stream. The image shows the proposed site for a culvert that will be constructed as part of the relocation of Virginia State Route 43. The image was taken near where Virginia State Route 43 crosses Little Stony Creek, near milepost 86 and Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken in January 1947.
Location Location Name: Virginia State Route 43 at Little Stony Creek
Parkway Milepost: 86.0
Latitude: 37.440603
Longitude: -79.593044
Creator Individual W.D.L.
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Bodies of water
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Proposed sites
Road relocation
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway