Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Path North over Proposed Bridge
Date July 23, 1936
Description Photograph shows a dirt pathway in section 2A with a blocked intersection with the Blue Ridge Parkway. Fallen tree and small creek in foreground.
Commentary From 435-70 North over proposed #7 bridge. Dirt pathway blocked by large rocks to main Blue Ridge Parkway Road. Large trees in various positions with a large tree trunk fallen over a small river in-front of small paths off the main road.
Location Location Name: Milepost 225
Parkway Milepost: 225.0
Latitude: 36.485117
Longitude: -80.97784
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Pine Creek bridges
Pine Creek (N.C.)
Road construction
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives