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Title Between Grandfather Mt and Blowing Rock, Present Road on Crest of Ridge-Proposed Parkway Location of Ridge Towards the North
Date June 19, 1935
Description Aerial view of proposed Blue Ridge Parkway route between Grandfather Mountain and Blowing Rock. Section of road located near mileposts 292-299, section 2G near Yonahlosse Road on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Edward H. Abbuehl on June 19, 1935.
Location Location Name: Section 2G
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.143989
Longitude: -81.717042
Creator Individual Edward H. Abbuehl
Tags Aerial views
Blowing Rock (N.C.)
Grandfather Mountain (N.C.)
Proposed sites
View of road
Watauga County (N.C.)
Yonahlossee Road (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway