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Title Doughton Park #1
Date July 28, 1936
Description Photograph shows a hill with one cleared side, a road, and a small building near the road at the base of the hill. Taken in section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary South from 527 at high short cut. Rock bottom rough grade completed.
Location Location Name: Section 2C
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.416769
Longitude: -81.193564
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Farm buildings and land
Slope clearing
View of road
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives