Road Maintenance Map Of Avery County, 1966

Title

Road Maintenance Map Of Avery County, 1966

Subject

Maps, Avery County, Roads, Pavement, North Carolina State Highway And Public Works Commission, United States Department Of Commerce, State-Wide Highway Planning Survey

Description

This item is a map of Avery County, North Carolina created using data from the "State-Wide Highway Planning Survey." There appear to be three dates of reference in the bottom left corner that range from 1962-1966. According to this map, there are several paved or hard surface roads that are the major highways. A lot of the roads indicated appear to be impassable roads or trails. The map shows the neighboring counties around Ashe, which are as follows: Watauga, Caldwell, Burke, McDowell, Mitchell, and Carter. Various mountains and their elevations are visible within the map as well.

Creator

North Carolina State Highway and Public Works Commission

Date

1962-1966

Contributor

James B. Mast, Jr.

Format

Map

Language

English

Type

Document

Identifier

Jam-Mas-06-005

Spatial Coverage

Avery County, NC

Scanning Technician

Eric Plaag

DPI

180

Bit Depth

8 Bit

Collection Name

James B. Mast, Jr. Collection

Scanning Software

Canon PowerShot

Files

Jam-Mas-06-005.JPG

Citation

North Carolina State Highway and Public Works Commission, “Road Maintenance Map Of Avery County, 1966,” Digital Watauga, accessed November 25, 2020, http://digitalwatauga.org/items/show/18209.

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