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Title Cribbing of trail, almost complete "Spur Trail"
Date June 15, 1936
Description Cribbing of the nearly completed Spur Trail in Cumberland Knob Park at milepost 217.5, section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway, with two workmen in the background. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "GWW" on June 15, 1936.
Location Location Name: Cumberland Knob
Parkway Milepost: 217.5
Latitude: 36.55013
Longitude: -80.90869
Creator Individual G.W.W.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob (N.C.)
Cumberland Knob Recreation Area (N.C.)
Log cribbing
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway