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Covington Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

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BH Photo #151441

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren pony truss bridge over Salacoa Creek on Covington Br Road (County Road 228)
Location
Gordon County, Georgia
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1932, replaced 1989
Design
Warren pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.47619, -84.74507   (decimal degrees)
34°28'34" N, 84°44'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/707087/3817264 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fairmount
Inventory number
BH 43833 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1932 (895)
Built during 1930s (10,693)
Georgia (554)
Gordon County, Georgia (11)
Lost (18,944)
Lost 1989 (157)
Lost during 1980s (1,058)
Owned by county (18,928)
Pony truss (15,088)
Replaced by new bridge (12,569)
Truss (29,556)
Warren pony truss (2,957)
Warren truss (5,827)

Update Log 

  • March 14, 2010: New photos from Eddie Douthitt
  • January 1, 2010: Added by Eddie Douthitt

Sources 

  • Eddie Douthitt - eddied1962 [at] charter [dot] net
  • HAER GA-145 - Georgia DOT Bridge No. 129/00228/00505E, Spanning Salacoa Creek on County Road 228, Fairmount, Gordon, GA