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Title View looking south on Parkway in Rocky Knob Park
Date 1940
Description Image shows a view of the Blue Ridge Parkway, looking toward south in Rocky Knob Park. The paved road curves around from the left to the right side of the photograph. There are rocks and a tree to the left side of the road in the foreground, and smaller trees on both sides of the road in the background. Mountains are visible in the distance. Image taken by J.E.V. in 1940. Image taken in Rocky Knob Park in Floyd County, Va., at milepost 168.5 of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Rocky Knob (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 168.2
Latitude: 36.819444
Longitude: -80.342222
Creator Individual J.E.V.
Tags Floyd County (Va.)
Rocky Knob (Va.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway