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Old Dixie Highway Bridge

Photos 

Deck and railing looking northeast

Photo taken by Melissa Kernea

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BH Photo #127339

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned concrete tee beam bridge over Oothcaloga Creek Trib. on Old Dixie Highway
Location
Gordon County, Georgia
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1928, abandoned sometime after 2000 when road was rerouted at the intersection with US 41
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.0 ft.
Total length: 47.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.41971, -84.93480   (decimal degrees)
34°25'11" N, 84°56'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/689788/3810627 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Calhoun South
Inventory numbers
GA 12950590 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 38045 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 26, 2014: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "Fence guardrail"
  • March 12, 2010: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Added Google Street View
  • November 10, 2008: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: changed spelling
  • November 9, 2008: Added by Eddie Douthitt

Sources 

  • Eddie Douthitt - dalton1861 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Old Dixie Highway Bridge
Posted March 8, 2019, by L.W. (BLJWashington [at] gmail [dot] com)

Better Bridge Coords: 3425'11.13"N 8456'5.29"W

Old Dixie Highway Bridge
Posted November 26, 2014, by Dave (potiukd [at] gmail [dot] com)

Nice find.