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Title Little Glade Mill Pond
Date 1952
Description Image shows a car driving past a small pond on the side of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Abbie Rowe in 1952 for the purpose of publicity at Milepost 230.1, Section 2B.
Commentary Construction of Section 2B began on December 6th, 1935 and ended December 30th, 1937.
Location Location Name: Little Glade Pond
Parkway Milepost: 230.1
Latitude: 36.441936
Longitude: -81.031361
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bodies of water
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway