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Title Hemlock Group on Sharp Top
Date May 26, 1939
Description Image shows a group of trees and other flora, some of which the photographer has identified as hemlock trees. This group is a mixture of deciduous plants and evergreens. The image was taken on Sharp Top Mountain, one of the Peaks of Otter. Image taken near milepost 86 and Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway on May 26, 1939.
Location Location Name: Sharp Top Mountain (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 85.9
Latitude: 37.433333
Longitude: -79.604722
Creator Individual W.D.L.
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Sharp Top Mountain (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway