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The Wheeling Suspension Bridge was opened for traffic


Lemuel Chenoweth designed and built Philippi's covered bridge.

Other events that happened on or around 1852


Barrackville bridge built by Lemuel Chenoweth

Other events that happened on or around 1853

Oct 22, 1977

The New River Gorge Bridge was opened to traffic

Jun 13, 2008

The Blennerhassett Bridge was opened, completing Corridor D from Clarksburg to the Ohio border.

Other events that happened on or around June 13, 2008

Oct, 2010

New Interstate 64 bridge carrying eastbound traffic across the Kanawha River opened, the longest concrete box girder span in North America.

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