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Title Heavy Slide
Date 1940
Description View of "heavy slide" or rock slide on milepost 276-291, section 2F of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by A.S. Burns in 1940.
Location Location Name: Section 2F
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.207267
Longitude: -81.60265
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Photographs
Road conditions
Road construction
Rock embankments
Rock slides
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway