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Title Picnic area
Date 1940
Description Image shows a picnic area in Rocky Knob Park. A dirt road is lined by a log guard rail on the left side, and the area is shaded with trees. Image taken by J.E.V. in 1940. Image taken in Rocky Knob Park, at milepost 168.5 of the Blue Ridge Parkway in Floyd County, Va.
Location Location Name: Milepost 168
Parkway Milepost: 168.0
Latitude: 36.822371
Longitude: -80.342472
Creator Individual J.E.V.
Tags Floyd County (Va.)
Guard rails
Picnic grounds
Rocky Knob (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway