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The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Part of 2400' of four strand barbed wire fence constructed by Permittee (Mr. Vannoy).
Title Note Mr. Vannoy also removed 1800' of old fence and did the necessary land clearing on 18 acres.
Date July 4, 1944
Description Photograph shows a person standing next to a barbed wire fence near station 454 and milepost 269.8 in section 2F of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by A. H. H. on July 4, 1944.
Location Location Name: Milepost 270
Parkway Milepost: 270.0
Latitude: 36.262759
Longitude: -81.437083
Creator Individual A.H. Huntoon
Tags Blue Ridge Parkway--Right-of-way
Farm buildings and land
Wilkes County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway