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Title Flat Top -- Peaks of Otter
Date May 22, 1960
Description Image shows an automobile traveling along the Blue Ridge Parkway. There is a sign near one side of that road that reads "Ahead - Gas - Food". Flat Top Mountain, one of the Peaks of Otter, is visible in the background of the image. The image was taken near milepost 86 and Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Earl W. Estes, Jr. on May 22, 1960.
Location Location Name: Milepost 86
Parkway Milepost: 86.0
Latitude: 37.444858
Longitude: -79.611066
Creator Individual Earl W. Estes, Jr.
Tags Automobiles
Bedford County (Va.)
Flat Top Mountain (Va.)
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Signs and signboards
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway