Bridgeport in Harrison County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Simpson Creek Covered Bridge
Erected 1983 by West Virginia Department of Culture and History.
Location. 39° 18.514′ N, 80° 16.762′ W. Marker is in Bridgeport, West Virginia, in Harrison County. Marker is on Despard-Summit Park Road (County Route 24/7) near Bridgeport-Meadowbrook Road (County Route 24). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bridgeport WV 26330, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Combat Wounded (approx. 1.4 miles away); Bridgeport (approx. 2 miles away); John Powers' Fort (approx. 2.2 miles away); Benedum Civic Center (approx. 2.2 miles away); Northwest Academy (approx. 3.7 miles away); Towers School (approx. 3.7 miles away); Spelter Community / Spelter Zinc Plant (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Immigrants (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bridgeport.
Also see . . . Simpson Creek Covered Bridge (January 2003). According to local legend, Joseph Johnson laid out lots near (Submitted on June 25, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,816 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 25, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.