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Title Brinegar Cabin Parking Area and Entrance Road from the Parkway
Title Note Entrance Road from Parkway
Date January 1942
Description Men standing in the parking area and entrance road for Brinegar Cabin. Brinegar Cabin is located on milepost 238.5 near or in Doughton Park, off of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "KCM" in January 1942.
Commentary Brinegar Cabin was the home of Martin and Caroline Brinegar.
Location Location Name: Milepost 238
Parkway Milepost: 238.0
Latitude: 36.422705
Longitude: -81.138681
Creator Individual Kenneth McCarter
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Automobile parking
Brinegar Cabin (N.C.)
Brinegar, Martin and Caroline
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Road construction
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway