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Title #9 Bridge, Down Stream, Cost $20,120
Date May 4, 1937
Description Down stream bridge 9, costing $20,120 and near milepost 228.1, section 2A, and station 597 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Edward H. Abbuehl on May 4, 1937.
Location Location Name: Milepost 228
Parkway Milepost: 228.0
Latitude: 36.464662
Longitude: -81.008457
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bridge construction
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Stone carving
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway