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Poole's Mill Covered Bridge 10-58-01 #2

Photos 

Photo taken by Frank Mills in December 2008

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BH Photo #141159

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lattice through truss covered bridge over Settendown (Settingdown) Creek on Poole's Mill Road
Location
Forsyth County, Georgia
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
See above. Now part of a county park.
Builder
- Bud Gentry (Rehabilitation, center support added in 1998)
Design
Covered Bridge- Town Lattice Truss
Dimensions
Span length: 94.6 ft.
Total length: 94.6 ft.
Deck width: 14.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.8 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 1, 1975
Also called
Duck Town
Settendown Creek
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.29099, -84.24269   (decimal degrees)
34°17'28" N, 84°14'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/753795/3797863 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Matt
Elevation
1010 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
NRHP 75000593 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 42730 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 1, 2015: New photos from John Loxton
  • September 19, 2010: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge is listed on the NRHP
  • February 15, 2010: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Updated coordinates
  • June 7, 2009: Added by Frank Mills

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