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Title Shops and heavy equipment building, office and tool storage building
Date 1952
Description Image shows a close-up view of a series of white buildings identified as shops, a heavy equipment building, and an office and tool storage building. There is an automobile parked in front of the farthest building. Image taken by Abbie Rowe in 1952. Image taken at the Rocky Knob Maintenance Area on the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Rocky Knob (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 168.2
Latitude: 36.819444
Longitude: -80.342222
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Tags Automobiles
Floyd County (Va.)
Office buildings
Rocky Knob (Va.)
Service stations
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway