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The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Shoulder construction, High Piney Ridge in background
Date 1938
Description Photograph shows a man standing near construction on the shoulder of the road near station 122 and milepost 219 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by J. F. N. in 1938 or 1939.
Location Location Name: Milepost 219
Parkway Milepost: 219.0
Latitude: 36.538939
Longitude: -80.923959
Creator Individual J.F.N.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Land construction
Road conditions
Road construction
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway