Monongalia Covered Bridge

WGN 48-31-03 – Monongalia CB – West Virginia- built in 1889 by W.A. Loar (abutments) & William and Joseph Mercer in Monongalia Co. spanning Dents Run of John Fox Rd., 1 span, 40 ft. long, kingpost trusses

W.A. Loar built the abutments and William and Joseph Mercer built the superstructure, using a kingpost truss. A contract for repairs to the trusses, new floor beams and deck was awarded to Hoke Brothers Contracting, Inc. of Union, West Virginia for $185,684. The bridge was restored in 2004.


PHOTOS BY: BILL BOWSER….FROM CINCINNATI, OHIO
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