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Title Parkway leading north into Waterrock Gap
Date October 12, 1959
Description A photograph showing an automobile on the Blue Ridge Parkway heading north into Waterrock Gap. This photograph was taken prior to opening the road to travel.
Location Location Name: Milepost 451
Parkway Milepost: 451.0
Latitude: 35.457685
Longitude: -83.14022
Creator Individuals Earl W. Estes, Jr.
Garrett T. Smathers
Tags Automobiles
Waterrock Knob (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway