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Philippi Covered Bridge

Philippi, WV 26416, USA

The bridge was on the site of the first land battle of the Civil War on June 3, 1861. During this battle Union troops took command of the bridge and used it as a barracks.

 

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From I-79 take exit 115; follow Route 20 south to Route 57 east and take U.S. Route 119 north to Philippi (22 miles from exit 155).

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