Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Before grading. Showing objectionable effect of uniform slopes and insufficient rounding
Date July 25, 1935
Description Photograph shows an ungraded road cut near station 542+00-R and mile post 227.1 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by M. A. B. on July 25, 1935.
Location Location Name: Milepost 227
Parkway Milepost: 227.0
Latitude: 36.461685
Longitude: -80.992802
Creator Individual Malcolm A. Bird
Tags Construction
Grading (Earthwork)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway