Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Rock Wall
Date September 25, 1936
Description Photograph shows a dry rock retaining wall laid against a very steep cleared slope in section 2M of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary Note reads "Beginning of H.P.R.E. ahead from 587-50 end of wall."
Location Location Name: Section 2M
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.788139
Longitude: -82.167372
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Photographs
Retaining walls
Stone carving
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives