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Title Grandfather Mtn. Road/Bridge Construction
Date October 2, 1981
Description View of North of the Rough Ridge Overlook near Linn Cove Viaduct and Grandfather Mountain. Overlook located at milepost 302, station 205, project 2H6 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by C.E. Westveer, Bob Hope, and Bob Bruce on October 2, 1981.
Location Location Name: Linn Cove Viaduct
Parkway Milepost: 304.0
Latitude: 36.090028
Longitude: -81.814444
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Avery County (N.C.)
Bridge construction
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Linn Cove Viaduct (N.C.)
Road construction
Scenic overlooks
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway