Horace King

of Chesterfield County, South Carolina
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From WikiPedia:

"Horace King (sometimes Horace Godwin) (September 8, 1807 May 28, 1885) was an American architect, engineer, and bridge builder. King is considered the most respected bridge builder of the 19th century Deep South, constructing dozens of bridges in Alabama, Georgia, and Mississippi. Born into slavery in South Carolina in 1807, King became a prominent bridge architect and construction manager in the Chattahoochee River Valley region of Alabama and Georgia before purchasing his freedom in 1846."

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horace_King_%28architect%29


Columbus Covered Bridge (Lowndes County, Mississippi)
Built 1843
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Tombigee River on 4th Avenue South
No longer exists

Dillingham Street Covered Bridge (Muscogee County, Georgia)
Built 1832
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Chattahoochee River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Eufala Covered Bridge (Barbour County, Alabama)
Built 1839
Lost Town lattice through truss bridge over Chattahoochee River on Raod
No longer exists

Florence Covered Bridge (Stewart County, Georgia)
Built 1836
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Chattahoochie River on Road
Destroyed by flooding

Milledgeville Covered Bridge (Baldwin County, Georgia)
Built 1850
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Oconee River on Road
No longer exists

Moore's Bridge (Carroll County, Georgia)
Built 1855
Lost Bridge over Chattahoochee River on Road
No longer exists

Red Oak Covered Bridge 10-99-02 (Meriwether County, Georgia)
Built 1840
Covered bridge over Red Oak Creek on Covered Bridge Road
Open to traffic

West Point Covered Bridge (Troup County, Georgia)
Built 1838
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Chattahoochee River on Road
No longer exists

Wetumpka Covered Bridge (Elmore County, Alabama)
Built 1844
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Coosa River on W Bridge Street
Destroyed by flooding