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. Touch 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 Rude's Hill (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map 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. (Submitted on September 30, 2006.)
2. Meemís Bottom Covered Bridge. Photographs and a short history of the bridge. (Submitted on January 13, 2010.)
3. Meems Bottom Bridge - A Step Back In Time. Essay with photos by Michelle Harper on the VirginiaWind website. (Submitted on September 30, 2006.)
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Landmarks •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 30, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,669 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 30, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.