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Covered bridges of West Virginia, past and present

Myrtle Auvil

Covered bridges of West Virginia, past and present

by Myrtle Auvil

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Published by McClain Print. Co. in Parsons, W. Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West Virginia.
    • Subjects:
    • Covered bridges -- West Virginia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Myrtle Auvil.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTG24.W4 A87 1977
      The Physical Object
      Pagination249 p. :
      Number of Pages249
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4579290M
      LC Control Number77151653

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Covered bridges of West Virginia, past and present by Myrtle Auvil Download PDF EPUB FB2

18 rows  This is a list of West Virginia covered are 17 historic wooden covered bridges in the U.S. state of West three of these bridges were built before and they are the three longest in the state. Each uses a standard truss design, braced with the Burr one-truss design dominates in the state.

As many as 15, covered bridges were built in North America over the past years. Fewer than 1, remain. Covered bridges of West Virginia America's Covered Bridges, authors Terry E.

Miller and Ronald G. Knapp tell the fascinating story of these bridges, how they were built, the technological breakthroughs required to construct them and above all the dedication and skill of their builders/5(65). Myrtle Auvil is the author of Covered Bridges Of West Virginia, Past And Present ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews).

On Septemtwo years and seven months after fire nearly destroyed it, the Philippi Covered Bridge was returned to service when then Governor Gaston Caperton cut the ribbon officially reopening West Virginia’s premier wooden structure. Sources: Auvil, Myrtle. Covered Bridges of West Virginia Past & Present,pages Allen, Richard Sanders, 5 books Andrew R.

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The Sonestown Covered Bridge is a covered bridge over Muncy Creek in Davidson Township, Sullivan County, Pennsylvania built around It is ft (34 m) long and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) in It is named for the nearby unincorporated village of Sonestown in Davidson Township, and is also known as the Davidson Covered s: Muncy Creek.

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Not as old or as authentic as the Bunker Hill Bridge, the Pisgah Covered Bridge spans the west fork of the Little River and was built in or at a cost of $40 by J. Welch. The one-lane. Copy (ies) of Jackson County West Virginia Past and Present @ $ shipped by mail.

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Preservation, restoration, and rehabilitation of these picturesque structures present a challenge because retaining the historic integrity is important in order to preserve a unique engineering heritage.

However, the covered bridges of the past were not designed to carry today’s traffic loadings. West Virginia (/ v ər ˈ dʒ ɪ n i ə / ()) is a state located in the Appalachian region of the Southern United States, though it is also considered to be a part of the Mid-Atlantic Southeast Region.

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