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Title View of Tompkin's Knob, looking north. Parkway in middle left of picture.
Date October 20, 1936
Description Photograph shows a view of the roadway running alongside Tompkin's Knob near mile post 274.1 in section 2E of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by A. S. Burns on October 20, 1936.
Commentary Tompkin's Knob is near the E.B. Jeffress Park and a hiking trail to the Jesse Brown Cabin and Cool Springs Church.
Location Location Name: Tomkins Knob
Parkway Milepost: 273.6
Latitude: 36.24182
Longitude: -81.48218
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Landscape
Tomkins Knob (N.C.)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway