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Title Obliteration Graded Early During Job Partially Covered with Natural Vegetation before Final Inspection
Date September 7, 1939
Description Obliteration graded early during a job, partially covered with natural vegetation before final inspection. Photograph taken near milepost 317.7, section 2J or 2K, and station 9 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "LMH" on September 7, 1939.
Location Location Name: Milepost 317
Parkway Milepost: 317.0
Latitude: 35.965955
Longitude: -81.945196
Creator Individual L.M.H.
Tags Automobiles
Graded road
Grading (Earthwork)
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway