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August 1, 2017

Indian Creek Covered Bridge, West Virginia

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Indian Creek Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Indian Creek Covered Bridge, West Virginia

When Built: 1903

Builders: Oscar and Ray Weikel

Description: A great looking bridge with its chocolate colored sides set off by the trees bihind it.

Indian Creek Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Indian Creek Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Indian Creek Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Indian Creek Covered Bridge, West Virginia

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May 8, 2017

Center Point Covered Bridge, West Virginia

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Center Point Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Center Point Covered Bridge, West Virginia

When Built: 1890

Builders: (Carpenters) John Ash and S.H. Smith, (Masons) T.C. Ancell and E. Underwood

Description: The bridge carried public traffic until 1940 when it became privately owned. In 1981 it was donated to the Doddridge County Historical Society. In 1982 it was restored by volunteers.

Center Point Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Center Point Covered Bridge, West Virginia

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January 23, 2017

Carrollton Covered Bridge, West Virginia

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Carrollton Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Carrollton Covered Bridge, West Virginia

When Built: 1856

Builders: Daniel and Emmett J. O’Brien

Description: This bridge still carries traffic and is in beautiful shape after the 2002 rehabilitation.

Carrollton Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Carrollton Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Carrollton Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Carrollton Covered Bridge, West Virginia

 

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January 3, 2017

Hundred Covered Bridge, West Virginia

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Hundred Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Hundred Covered Bridge, West Virginia

When Built: 2001

Builders: Family of C.W. Critchfield (Original bridge)

Description: The 2001 rebuilt bridge used 4 timber braces from the old bridge but was otherwise built with new material and used steel stringers along with the kingpost trusses.

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November 24, 2016

Phillippi Covered Bridge, West Virginia

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Phillippi Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Phillippi Covered Bridge, West Virginia

When Built: 1852

Builders: Lemuel Chenoweth

Description: This is a magnificent structure with two active lanes of traffic (double-barreled) and a pedestrian walkway.

Phillippi Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Phillippi Covered Bridge, West Virginia

 

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March 2, 2015

Locust Creek (Denmar) Covered Bridge, West Virginia

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Locust Creek (Denmar) Covered Bridge

Locust Creek (Denmar) Covered Bridge

When Built: 1888

Builders: R.N. Bruce

Description: The bridge underwent repairs in 2004

Locust Creek (Denmar) Covered Bridge

Locust Creek (Denmar) Covered Bridge

 

Locust Creek (Denmar) Covered Bridge

Locust Creek (Denmar) Covered Bridge

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December 6, 2014

Sarvis Fork Covered Bridge, West Virginia

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Sarvis Fork Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Sarvis Fork Covered Bridge, West Virginia

When Built: 2000 (Replacement of a 1889 bridge)

Builders: George W. Staats (Original bridge)

Description: The original 1889 bridge was located near Angerona, West Virginia and it was moved to the present site in 1924. In
2000 the present bridge was built to replace it

Sarvis Fork Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Sarvis Fork Covered Bridge, West Virginia

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November 28, 2014

Staat’s Mill Covered Bridge, West Virginia

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Staat's Mill Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Staat’s Mill Covered Bridge, West Virginia

When Built: 1886

Builders: H.T. Hartley

Description: The bridge was originally three miles from the present site at the Tug Fork of the Bog Mill Creek and was named for Enoch Staat’s mill.

Staat's Mill Covered Bridge, West Virginia

Staat’s Mill Covered Bridge, West Virginia

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