On This Day
in West Virginia History...

Philippi Covered Bridge

A three-day celebration of the centennial of the construction of the historic covered bridge at Philippi began on August 28, 1952.

Learn more:
"Cedric Foster, Rep. Harley Staggers deliver addresses As Bridge Centennial Opens"
"Three-Day Bridge Centennial To Conclude Today in Philippi"
Covered Bridge Centennial Brochure
"Link Between the North and South: The Philippi Covered Bridge" (West Virginia Historical Society Quarterly)

On This Day in West Virginia History: August