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Title Rakes Mill Pp nd [Pond] & Dam Bldg. #598
Date August 21, 1975
Description Image of the Rakes Mill Dam near milepost 162.4, section 1R of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Photograph shows the stone dam and wood supports and creek bed. There is also a bench to the right side of the creek bed. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters. Photographed by F.A. Ketterson, Jr. on August 21, 1975.
Location Location Name: Rakes Mill Pond
Parkway Milepost: 162.4
Latitude: 36.865919
Longitude: -80.284906
Creator Individual F.A. Ketterson, Jr.
Tags Dams
Floyd County (Va.)
Rakes Mill Pond (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway