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Title Bluffs Dist. US 21
Date August 1974
Description This photograph shows a sign displaying mileage alongside the road to various locations. Destinations include Roanoke, Virginia, and the North Carolina towns of Sparta, Roaring Gap, and Elkin.
Location Location Name: Milepost 229
Parkway Milepost: 229.0
Latitude: 36.45404
Longitude: -81.020626
Creator Individual Robert G. Bruce
Tags Photographs
Roanoke (Va.)
Roaring Gap (N.C.)
Signs and signboards
Sparta (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway