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Milton in Cabell County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mud River Covered Bridge

 
 
Mud River Covered Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 14, 2014
1. Mud River Covered Bridge Marker
Inscription. Erected in 1875 by order of the Cabell Co. Court. The contract was awarded to R.H. Baker, the local postmaster. This design was developed by bridge engineer William Howe in 1840. Length is 112 feet.
 
Erected 2008 by West Virginia Archives and History.
 
Location. 38° 25.65′ N, 82° 8.046′ W. Marker is in Milton, West Virginia, in Cabell County. Marker is on James River Turnpike. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milton WV 25541, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harshbarger Corner (approx. half a mile away); Woody Williams Bridge (approx. 8.6 miles away); Old Toll House (approx. 8.7 miles away); Barboursville Engagement (approx. 8.8 miles away); Barboursville (approx. 8.8 miles away); General Jenkins (approx. 12.6 miles away); Albert Gallatin Jenkins (approx. 12.6 miles away); Clover Archeological Site (approx. 12.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
Mud River Covered Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 14, 2014
2. Mud River Covered Bridge Marker
Mud River Covered Bridge Front View image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 14, 2014
3. Mud River Covered Bridge Front View
Mud River Covered Bridge Side View image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 14, 2014
4. Mud River Covered Bridge Side View
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 290 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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