Skip Navigation

Sign In or Register

West-virginia-encyclopedia-text

Article Discussion

Note: This discussion is related to the Milton article. Please read the article in full before contributing to the discussion. Thanks!


Comments about Milton

Name Message

Maria Farley says...

On 06/23/14
at 01:29 PM

There were two covered bridges that crossed the Mud River near Milton in the 1800’s. The first was located southeast of Milton on the JR&K Turnpike near Union Baptist Church. It was used during the Civil War and into the 20th century but was was destroyed when a new concrete span was built beside it. The second, more well-known covered bridge was built post-Civil War, in the 1870’s, crossing the Mud River west of Milton near the site of the original Milton (Grant District) High School. This is the bridge referenced in this article as having been restored and placed in the Pumpkin Park near Blenko Glass.


To participate in article discussions, you must sign in.

If you don't have an account, you can register for a free account here.

West Virginia Humanities Council | 1310 Kanawha Blvd E | Charleston, WV 25301 Ph. 304-346-8500 | © 2019 All Rights Reserved

About e-WV | Our Sponsors | Help & Support | Contact Us The essential guide to the Mountain State can be yours today! Click here to order.