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Spook Bridge

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Videos 

Video filmed on and under the bridge

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Spook Bridge - Quitman and Valdosta

My friend (seen in film) and I went to spook bridge (Quitman & Valdosta) on a rainy sunday afternoon and hiked with a retired deputy sheriff and his lovely wife. Beautiful area. Please keep it clean.

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Description 

The bridge has a reputation for being a "hangout" for Satanists (or teenagers who like to let others think that they are Satan worshipers for cheap thrills) and is said to be haunted due to its isolated and "jungle-like" location.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned open spandrel arch bridge over Withlacoochee River on an abandoned section of Old Quitman Hwy (Blue Springs Road/formerly US 84)
Location
Lowndes County, Georgia, and Brooks County, Georgia
Status
Abandoned
History
Built ca. 1920
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.78981, -83.45148   (decimal degrees)
30°47'23" N, 83°27'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/265420/3408878 (zone/easting/northing)
USGS topographic map
Ousley
Inventory number
BH 47540 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 7, 2011: New photos from James McCray
  • January 7, 2011: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Two videos added, design
  • January 6, 2011: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Spook Bridge - Has some history and pics
  • Eddie Douthitt - eddied1962 [at] charter [dot] net

Comments 

Spook Bridge
Posted April 6, 2013, by washburn (ujas6010 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The bridge is very pretty. After spending a couple hours on the bridge,it was clear that there was no danger if you were on foot. It is a great place to visit and explore.

Spook Bridge
Posted July 23, 2011, by erok (bishoprobert24 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

teenagers just always went there and participated in illicet activities.

Spook Bridge
Posted July 23, 2011, by erok (bishoprobert24 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

good evening, maybe you saw some ghosts but ther isa community when you cross the bridge, and also a hunting club.