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Title Tractor, Lime, and Fertilizer Spreaders, Bk. of Rt. 21
Date June 19, 1959
Description Man riding on tractor being used for lime and fertilizer spreaders near milepost 217, section 2A on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken on June 19, 1959.
Location Location Name: Milepost 217
Parkway Milepost: 217.0
Latitude: 36.560486
Longitude: -80.911688
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Agriculture
Alleghany County (N.C.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway