Near Mount Jackson in Shenandoah County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Meemís Bottom Covered Bridge
Erected 1980 by the Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number AB-1.)
Location. 38° 43.029′ N, 78° 38.814′ W. Marker is near Mount Jackson, Virginia, in Shenandoah County. Marker is on Old Valley Turnpike (U.S. 11) south of Wissler Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Jackson VA 22842, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Meem's Bottom Covered Bridge (approx. half a mile away); McNeillís Last Charge (approx. 0.8 miles away); Rudeís Hill (approx. one mile away); Cavalry Engagement (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Rude's Hill Click for a list of all markers in Mount Jackson.
Regarding Meemís Bottom Covered Bridge. The bridge itself is on Wissler Road, which is off Route 11 just north of this marker. There is a small parking and picnic area on the east end of the bridge. It is the last covered bridge maintained by the Virginia Department of Transportation.
Also see . . .
1. Meem's Bottom Bridge.
2. Meemís Bottom Covered Bridge. Photographs and a short history of the bridge.
3. Meems Bottom Bridge - A Step Back In Time. Essay with photos by Michelle Harper on the VirginiaWind website.
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Landmarks •
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