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Title Sheet erosion control (after)
Date July 26, 1941
Description Photograph shows a hillside following control operations for sheet erosion near Alligator Rock and mile post 242.2 in section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by D. W. L. on July 26, 1941.
Location Location Name: Milepost 242
Parkway Milepost: 242.0
Latitude: 36.423035
Longitude: -81.184575
Creator Individual Daniel W. Levandowsky
Tags Erosion
Landscape restoration
Sheet erosion
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway