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Title Stream at Culvert Before Excavation
Date May 24, 1937
Description Image of a small stream coming from a mound of dirt, rocks and grass at the edge of a brick culvert next to the Blue Ridge Parkway. The edge of the culvert is visible in the bottom left corner of the image. Tall grass edges along a tract of dirt and mud, and the stream comes out of a small opening that is visible at the center of the photograph. There is a very small amount of water, barely visible in the image. Image taken near milepost 160, section 1R, station 1290 on the Blue Ridge Parkway, in Floyd County, Va. Image taken by R.F.E. on May 24, 1937.
Location Location Name: Milepost 160
Parkway Milepost: 160.0
Latitude: 36.890358
Longitude: -80.262762
Creator Individual R.F.E.
Tags Culverts
Floyd County (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway