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Title View of proposed swimming pool area
Title Note Taken from point one-half way between pool and parkway
Date August 1936
Description Image shows a view of a proposed swimming pool area in Rocky Knob Park, taken from a point halfway between the pool and the parkway. There is a grass-covered open area surrounded by trees. Image taken by Albert S. Burns in August 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 Bodies of water
Floyd County (Va.)
Proposed sites
Recreational areas
Rocky Knob (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway