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Title Pipeline
Title Note Underground Pipeline
Date April 28, 1955
Description Section 2G of the Blue Ridge Parkway, Station 51-25. 8-inch CMP underdrain pipe in place before being covered in backfill. View 51-25 thru 52-85.
Commentary An exposed pipeline, mid-construction, running underground. This is located within Moses H. Cone Memorial Park along the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Milepost 292
Parkway Milepost: 292.0
Latitude: 36.148597
Longitude: -81.663857
Creator Individual J.D.J.
Tags Construction
Moses H. Cone Memorial Park (N.C.)
Underground pipelines
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives