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Title View from concessions area
Title Note Looking toward and across proposed swimming pool site
Date August 1936
Description Image shows the view from a proposed concessions area in Rocky Knob Park, and looks over a proposed swimming pool site. The view includes a grassy area with scattered trees and shrubbery, and a hill in the background with more pastures and trees. A road is visible in the right side of the image. Image taken by Albert S. Burns in August of 1936. Image taken near milepost 168.5 of the Blue Ridge Parkway in Rocky Knob Park, in Floyd County, Va.
Location Location Name: Milepost 168
Parkway Milepost: 168.0
Latitude: 36.822371
Longitude: -80.342472
Creator Individual Albert S. Burns
Tags Floyd County (Va.)
National park concessions
Recreational areas
Rocky Knob (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway