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Title Future maintenance area, looking northwest
Date December 21, 1937
Description Image shows a proposed site for a future maintenance area, looking toward northwest. It appears that a section has been cleared for construction toward the left of the image, where there is a large, flat plot of dirt. Image was taken by Albert S. Burns on December 21, 1937. Image taken in Rocky Knob Park near milepost 170 of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Milepost 170
Parkway Milepost: 170.0
Latitude: 36.804553
Longitude: -80.362041
Creator Individual Albert S. Burns
Tags Floyd County (Va.)
Landscape development
Patrick County (Va.)
Proposed sites
Rocky Knob (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway