Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Road Deteriation [Deterioration]
Date November 1973
Description Image of a man standing next to a white truck parked on the Blue Ridge Parkway, to the right side of the road. To the left of the road there is a wooden fence and an open, sloping field edged with trees. There appears to be a house or barn in the distance, with a white side facing the camera beyond a tree. Image taken near milepost 160, section 1R of the Blue Ridge Parkway, in Floyd County, Va. Image taken by C.E. Westveer in November 1973.
Location Location Name: Milepost 160
Parkway Milepost: 160.0
Latitude: 36.890358
Longitude: -80.262762
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Automobiles
Floyd County (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway