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Weston & Gauley Bridge Turnpike


Mar 25, 1848

The Weston & Gauley Bridge Turnpike Company was authorized by the General Assembly

1849

Work began on the Weston & Gauley Bridge Turnpike

Other events that happened on or around 1849

1857

The Gauley Bridge opened for traffic

Other events that happened on or around 1857

1858

The Weston & Gauley Bridge Turnpike opened

Other events that happened on or around 1858

1863

All turnpikes in West Virginia were turned over to the counties through which they ran

Other events that happened on or around 1863

1930

The Sutton suspension bridge closed for traffic

Other events that happened on or around 1930


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