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Reeves Station Bridge

Photo 

Reeves Station Bridge

Photo courtesy of Georgia Archives

BH Photo #290040

Map 

Description 

Built 1915

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Oostanaula River on Reeves Station Road
Location
Reeves, Gordon County, Georgia
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1915, replaced 1978?
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
Reeves Station Road Bridge
Oostanaula River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.45130, -85.02840   (decimal degrees)
34°27'05" N, 85°01'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/681117/3813959 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Plainville
Inventory number
BH 60177 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1915 (1,229)
Built during 1910s (9,641)
Georgia (633)
Gordon County, Georgia (12)
Lost (24,761)
Lost 1978 (62)
Lost during 1970s (775)
Owned by county (20,788)
Pratt through truss (5,395)
Pratt truss (9,304)
Reeves, Georgia (1)
Replaced by new bridge (16,598)
Through truss (15,081)
Truss (32,808)

Update Log 

  • March 9, 2014: Added by Jerrell Parker

Sources 

  • Jerrell Parker - jerrell [dot] parker [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Reeves Station Bridge
Posted July 12, 2015, by Jerrell Parker (jerrell [dot] parker [at] gmail [dot] com)

Although NBI data show this bridge being replaced in 1978, I clearly remember driving over it as late as 1982. If anyone has any other information on this bridge - particularly photographs - please contact me at jerrell dot parker at gmail dot com.