Sarvis Fork Covered Bridge

WGN 48-18-01 – Sarvis Fork or Sandyville CB -West Virginia- built in 1889 in Jackson Co. spanning Left Fork Sandy Creek on Sarvis Fork Rd. 1 span, 102 ft. long, Brown trusses w/arch

Sarvis Fork or New Era Bridge over Left Fork, Sandy Creek was built in 2000. The previous covered bridge at this location was built in 1889, 1890 or 1892. It was abandoned and relocated in 1924 after a metal bridge was built nearby. In 2000, extensive repairs were made to the bridge such as replacing the floor system with timber decking on steel stringers, installing a stainless steel roof and replacing wooden siding where necessary.



PHOTOS BY: BILL BOWSER….FROM CINCINNATI, OHIO

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