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Title Bluff Gas Station
Date 1940s
Description Gas station that appears to be Bluff Gas Station in Bluff Park (otherwise known as Doughton Park) located off of section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters. Sign in front of the station leading to Wildcat Rocks and picnic areas.
Location Location Name: Doughton Park
Parkway Milepost: 241.0
Latitude: 36.40596
Longitude: -81.17425
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bluff Park (N.C.)
Bluffs Gas Station (N.C.)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Picnic grounds
Service stations
Signs and signboards
The Bluffs (N.C.)
Wildcat Rocks (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway