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The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Parkway with Waterrock Knob in background
Date October 1959
Description Photograph shows the Blue Ridge Parkway near mile post 452 in section 2X next to a rocky embankment with Waterrock Knob in background. Taken by Garrett T. Smathers and Earl W. Estes, Jr. in October 1959.
Location Location Name: Section 2X
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.460694
Longitude: -83.121806
Creator Individuals Earl W. Estes, Jr.
Garrett T. Smathers
Tags Photographs
Rock cuts
Rock embankments
View of road
Waterrock Knob (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway