Fletcher Covered Bridge - Maken, WV
Posted by: deano1943
N 39° 18.314 W 080° 28.818
17S E 544807 N 4350777
Quick Description: Fletcher Covered Bridge is located on County Road 5 in Southwest Township, Harrison County, West Virginia.
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 8/20/2007 8:18:39 AM
Waymark Code: WM21H6
Fletcher Covered Bridge was built in 1891 by builders Soloman Swiger, William J. Williams and L. E. Sturm.
The bridge crosses Tenmile Creek and is 62 feet in length. The bridge truss construction is Multiple King and is West Virginia bridge number 48-17-03.
County Road 5
Salem, WV USA
County / Borough / Parish: Southwest Township, Harrison County
Year listed: 1981
Historic (Areas of) Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Periods of significance: 1875-1899
Historic function: Transportation, Road Related
Current function: Transportation, Road Related
Primary Web Site: [Web Link]
Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]
Privately owned?: Not Listed
Season start / Season finish: Not listed
Hours of operation: Not listed
Secondary Website 2: Not listed
National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed
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