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Title Shovel dozer at borrow pit on Perry Property
Date June 20, 1959
Description Photograph shows a shovel dozer at a borrow pit for fill dirt, located near mile post 221 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken on June 20, 1959.
Location Location Name: Section 2A
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.496308
Longitude: -80.955864
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Construction equipment
Land construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway