Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
See Larger Image

About this Image

Title Looking east ahead relocation RTE 43
Date April 1948
Description Image shows a view of the road. There are trees along one side of the road, and a grassy area at the other side. A mountain is visible in the background of the image. The image was taken in the Peaks of Otter area, near milepost 86 and Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. It looks east along Virginia State Route 43. Taken in April 1948.
Location Location Name: Milepost 86
Parkway Milepost: 86.0
Latitude: 37.444858
Longitude: -79.611066
Creator Individual W.D.L.
Tags Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Road relocation
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway