Keeping it WarmAll the materials Martin Brinegar needed for building a cabin were here on this farm—trees, rocks, even clay. Martin Brinegar began building this cabin in 1886. Working in his spare time, it took him three years to finish the original cabin — a main room and a loft.
|Series||This marker is part of the Blue Ridge Parkway series|
|Placed By||National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 11:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 486935 N 4030422|
|Decimal Degrees||36.41890000, -81.14573333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 25.134', W 81° 8.744'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 25' 8.04" N, 81° 8' 44.64" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near Blue Ridge Pkwy, Sparta NC 28675, US|
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