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The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Guard Wall Construction
Date February 2, 1943
Description Construction of guard wall on section 2A, station 110-125 of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Photograph labeled "note stakes for end flare." Image taken from the North Carolina State Archives and taken by "C.E.K." on February 2, 1943.
Location Location Name: Section 2A
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.496308
Longitude: -80.955864
Creator Individual C.E. Kinney
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Construction equipment
Guard walls
Road conditions
Road construction
View of road
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives