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Title Near road through valley, Rocky Knob, front of house
Date May 28, 1946
Description Image shows a two-story white clapboard house. In the foreground there are high grasses and shrubs leading to the house. To the left of the house is a fenced in area, possibly a garden or pasture. A tree obstructs part of the front of the house. More trees are visible in the background, leading up a steep hill. Image taken by R.F.E. on May 28, 1946. Image taken near milepost 170 of the Blue Ridge Parkway, near Rocky Knob, Va.
Location Location Name: Milepost 170
Parkway Milepost: 170.0
Latitude: 36.804553
Longitude: -80.362041
Creator Individual R.F.E.
Tags Floyd County (Va.)
Residential building
Rocky Knob (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway