One Of The Most Unique Covered Bridges In America Is Right Here In Virginia
Virginia is filled with historic and unique architectural wonders. One of the most understated yet undeniably beautiful examples is Humpback Covered Bridge outside of Covington. Built in 1857, this bridge is the oldest of its kind remaining in Virginia. The covered bridge is open to pedestrians and should you find yourself in the area, makes for a fascinating day trip. Here’s a bit more on the history of this unique bridge:
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Humpback Bridge can be found along Midland Trail, Covington, VA 24426. Have you seen this covered bridge before? If so, share your experience with us!
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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