City Directories and History: The Campbell’s Covered Bridge, ca. 1909 was constructed by Charles Irwin Willis and is named for Alexander Lafayette Campbell.
Campbell’s Bridge in Greenville County was named for Lafayette Campbell, whose descendants there are said to pronounce his name La-fayette. He owned the surrounding land and operated a grist mill, the remains of which can still be plainly seen, including the mill race cut into solid rock.
(Information from: Names in South Carolina by C.H. Neuffer, Published by the S.C. Dept. of English, USC)
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