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The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Cut partially planted
Date 1939
Description Image shows a close-up view of a graded road along the bottom left corner of the photograph. There is a slope from a road cut that is partially planted with young trees along its right side. Taller trees line the top of the hill above the road cut. Image taken in 1939; the photographer is unknown. Image taken somewhere between mileposts 165-174 in section 1S Right.
Location Location Name: Section 1S
Parkway Milepost: None
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Floyd County (Va.)
Graded road
Road construction
Slopes (road cuts)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway