Top Ranked Georgia Bridges

Old Houston Mill Bridge (DeKalb County, Georgia)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Abandoned pony truss bridge over South Fork of Peachtree Creek on Old alignment of Houston Mill Rd in Atlanta
Abandoned
Replaced 1958
Curtis Switch Bridge (Fannin County, Georgia)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Toccoa River on Curtis Switch Road
Abandoned
Replaced by modern bridge in 1983
Ellerslie Overpass (Harris County, Georgia)
Rated 99% with 3 votes
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Southern Railroad on Sr 315
Replaced by new bridge
Built 1935; Replaced in 1992
Salem Road Bridge (Troup County, Georgia)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Flat Shoal Creek on Salem Road
Open to traffic
Built 1929
Clem Lowell Road Bridge (Carroll County, Georgia)
Rated 98% with 2 votes
Lost pony truss bridge over Whooping Creek on Clem Lowell Road
Replaced by new bridge
Built 1928; replaced 2009
Turner House Bridge (Chatham County, Georgia)
Rated 98% with 2 votes
Four-span brick arch bridge over Ogeechee Canal, West Boundary Street, & SCAD Arch Hall on SCAD walkway in Savannah
Open to SCAD students
Built 1860; Building built under an arch in the 60s; Converted to pedestrian use ca. 2000
CSX - Butler Creek Stone Arch Bridge (Columbia County, Georgia)
Rated 98% with 3 votes
Stone arch bridge over Butler Creek on Railroad (CSX)
Open to traffic
Built 1854
CSX - Loughridge Road Overpass (Murray County, Georgia)
Rated 97% with 4 votes
Tunnel over CR 23 (Loughridge Road) on CSX Railroad
Open to traffic
Built 1940
Old Toccoa River Bridge (Fannin County, Georgia)
Rated 96% with 3 votes
Camelback truss bridge over Toccoa River on Old GA 5 in McCaysville
Open to traffic
Original bridge built 1911, and was actually replaced by this bridge around 1938.
Southern RR Bridge (Stephens County, Georgia)
Rated 96% with 2 votes
Tunnel on FAS 1268 under Southern Railroad
Open to traffic
Built 1941
Cemetery Street Bridge (Clarke County, Georgia)
Rated 95% with 5 votes
Pratt through truss bridge over Oconee River on Cemetery Street
Open to traffic
Built 1899
Stone Mountain Covered Bridge 10-44-01 (DeKalb County, Georgia)
Rated 95% with 2 votes
Covered bridge over Stone Mountain Creek within Stone Mountain Park
Open to traffic
Built 1891; relocated 1965
Euharlee Covered Bridge 10-08-01 (Bartow County, Georgia)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Covered bridge over Euharlee Creek on Covered Bridge Road in Euharlee
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1886 by Washington W. King and Jonathan H. Burke; made obsolete by new bridge in 1980
Old Talmadge Memorial Bridge (Chatham County, Georgia)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Lost cantilever through truss bridge over Savannah River on US 17 in Savannah
Replaced by new bridge
Built ca. 1954, removed early 1990s
Montgomery Ferry Drive Bridge (Fulton County, Georgia)
Rated 94% with 3 votes
Stone arch bridge over Clear Creek on Montgomery Ferry D in Atlanta
Open to traffic
Built 1924
Old Dixie Highway Bridge (Gordon County, Georgia)
Rated 94% with 4 votes
Abandoned concrete tee beam bridge over Oothcaloga Creek Trib. on Old Dixie Highway
Abandoned
Built 1928, abandoned sometime after 2000 when road was rerouted at the intersection with US 41
Milam Bridge (Bartow County, Georgia)
Rated 93% with 4 votes
Abandoned camelback through truss bridge over Etowah River on Milam Bridge Rd
Abandoned with deck removed
Abandoned sometime in the 1970's when this section of road was closed. According to the book "History of Bartow County" published in 1933, this was built in 1887
Abandoned Old US 27 Little Armuchee Creek Arch (Chattooga County, Georgia)
Rated 93% with 4 votes
Abandoned bridge over Little Armuchee Creek on Old routing of US 27
Derelict/abandoned
Obviously part of the old routing of US27 prior to the 4 Lane re-route
Red Oak Covered Bridge 10-99-02 (Meriwether County, Georgia)
Rated 93% with 2 votes
Covered bridge over Red Oak Creek on Covered Bridge Road
Open to traffic
Built in the 1840s; rehabilitated 1980
Lake Clark Road Bridge (Butts County, Georgia)
Rated 91% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Aboothlacoosta Creek on Lake Clark Road in Flovilla
Open to traffic
Built 1935
Salacoa Creek Bridge--Collins Place (Cherokee County, Georgia)
Rated 91% with 2 votes
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Salacoa Creek on Auto--single lane
Abandoned, damaged
unknown, closed when tree fell on it.
Brewers Bridge (Elbert County, Georgia)
Rated 89% with 11 votes
Abandoned concrete curved chord through girder bridge over Beaverdam Creek on Brewers Bridge Road
Abandoned
Built 1924, bypassed in 2002 with opening of new bridge beside it
Chambers Street Overpass (Pickens County, Georgia)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Wooden truss bridge over the Georgia Northeastern Railroad on Chambers Street in Jasper
Reopen to traffic with a 4-ton weight limit
Built 1912, Rehabilitated 2008-2009
GSWR - Omaha Bridge (Stewart County, Georgia)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Vertical lift through truss bridge over Chattahoochee River on the former Seaboard Air Line Railway
Intact but closed to all traffic
Mitchell Bridge (Whitfield County, Georgia)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Conasauga River on Old Mitchell Br. Road
Abandoned in 2001 when this road was decommissioned
Built ca. 1920
NS - Ocmulgee River Bridge (Telfair County, Georgia)
Rated 88% with 3 votes
Warren through truss bridge over Ocmulgee River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic
Built 1928 by the Virginia Bridge & Iron Co.
Tanners Bridge (Walton County, Georgia)
Rated 88% with 5 votes
Pratt through truss bridge over Apalachee River on Tanners Bridge Road
Abandoned
Built 1918
Sloan Bridge (Whitfield County, Georgia)
Rated 88% with 4 votes
Abandoned camelback through truss bridge over Conasauga River on Tilton Rd (Sloan Bridge Rd)
Abandoned on private property with missing deck
Built 1912, abandoned late 1970's when the road was closed
New Alexander Bridge (Catoosa County, Georgia)
Rated 87% with 2 votes
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals bridge over West Chickamauga Creek on Alexander Bridge Rd
Open to traffic
Built 2011
Dawson Forest Bridge (Dawson County, Georgia)
Rated 87% with 2 votes
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Etowah River
Abandoned
Central of Georgia Lyerly Bridge (Chattooga County, Georgia)
Rated 86% with 6 votes
Abandoned Pratt through truss bridge over Chattooga River on former Central of Georgia Railway
Abandoned
Built around 1888...that is when this line was opened for traffic
GNRR - Etowah River Bridge (Cherokee County, Georgia)
Rated 86% with 2 votes
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Etowah River on Railroad
Open to traffic
TAG Tunnel (Walker County, Georgia)
Rated 86% with 6 votes
Abandoned tunnel under Pigeon Mountain on Southern Railway (Formerly Chattanooga Southern and the Tennessee, Alabama & Georgia Railway)
Abandoned
Built 1891, abandoned sometime in the early 1980's
Underwood Bridge (Whitfield County, Georgia)
Rated 86% with 2 votes
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Coahulla Creek on abandoned section of Old Underwood Rd
Abandoned
Built sometime around 1920, abandoned 1957 when this section of Old Underwood Road was closed
Heritage Park Trail - Oostanaula River Bridge (Floyd County, Georgia)
Rated 85% with 7 votes
Swing Warren through truss bridge over Oostanaula River on the former Central of Georgia Railway (Now used as a pedestrian bridge)
Open to pedestrians
Built 1905 by the American Bridge Company for the Central of Georgia Railway, later abandoned then refurbished by the City of Rome as a pedestrian bridge
Settles Bridge (Forsyth County, Georgia)
Rated 85% with 5 votes
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Chattahoochee River on former Settles Bridge Road
Abandoned
Built 1896; abandoned 1950's
Western & Atlantic Tunnel (Whitfield County, Georgia)
Rated 85% with 8 votes
Tunnel under Chetoogeta Mountain on abandoned alignment of the Western & Atlantic, later Nashville Chattanooga & St. Louis Railroad in Tunnel Hill
Open to pedestrians per museum schedule
Excavation started in 1848, first train of cars passed through 1850, The Great Locomotive Chase passed through April 12th 1862 during the Civil War, abandoned 1928 when new tunnel was built just to the north, refurbished 1990's, reopened 2000
CSX - Chetoogeta Mountain Tunnel (Whitfield County, Georgia)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Tunnel under Chetoogeta Mountain on CSX Railroad (Formerly L & N Railroad, NC&StL Railroad ) in Tunnel Hill
Open to rail traffic
Started July 1927, completed December 1928
Bolling Bridge (Forsyth County, Georgia)
Rated 84% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Chestatee River (Lake Lanier)
Open to traffic
Built 1956
Rogers Bridge (Fulton County, Georgia)
Rated 84% with 3 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Chattahoochee River on former Rogers Bridge Road (now carries a pipeline) in Johns Creek
Converted to pipeline bridge
Originally bridged Milton and Gwinnett counties. Gwinnett Bicycle User Group is persuading Gwinnett County to convert the old Rogers Bridge over the Chattahoochee River to a bike and pedestrian bridge (1999).
Lockheed GNAL - Etowah River Bridge #2 (Dawson County, Georgia)
Rated 83% with 2 votes
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Etowah River on Lockheed GNAL RC Railroad
Removed
Demolished 1971
Browns Bridge (Hall County, Georgia)
Rated 83% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Lake Lanier, Chattahoochee River on Browns Bridge Road (GA 369)
Open to traffic
Built in 1955 replacing a covered bridge submerged by Lake Lanier
Mize Bridge (Haralson County, Georgia)
Rated 83% with 4 votes
Abandoned Pratt through truss bridge over Tallapoosa River on old alignment of Poplar Springs Road
Abandoned
Built 1897, abandoned in 1982 when new bridge just to the south was built
Broad Avenue Bridge (Dougherty County, Georgia)
Rated 82% with 14 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Flint River on Broad Avenue in Albany
First Main span came down 1-11-2013
Built 1920
Coastline Road Bridge (Fayette County, Georgia)
Rated 82% with 3 votes
Timber stringer bridge over CSX Transportation on Coastline Road
Open to traffic
Built 1940
Hermi's Bridge (Fulton County, Georgia)
Rated 82% with 2 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over Chattahoochee River on Paces Ferry Road NW in Atlanta
Open to pedestrians
Built 1904 by the Cotton States Bridge Co.; bypassed 1974; rehabilitated 2010
Bridge on Old Alignment GA Highway 2 (Whitfield County, Georgia)
Rated 82% with 4 votes
Steel stringer bridge over Conasauga River tributary on abandoned alignment of GA Highway 2
Abandoned
Steel stringer on abandoned alignment of GA Highway 2 at Beaverdale. Culvert that is under the current alignment of 2 which is right next to here was built in 1957, so I suspect that is when this bridge was abandoned
Houlihan Bridge (Chatham County, Georgia)
Rated 80% with 2 votes
Swing bridge over Savannah River at Port Wentworth
Open to traffic
Built 1922; rehabilitated 1954
Bankhead Avenue Bridge (Fulton County, Georgia)
Rated 79% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over CSX Railroad on Bankhead Avenue in Atlanta
Closed to all traffic
Built 1912
Old Confederate Bridge (Thomas County, Georgia)
Rated 79% with 5 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Ochlockonee River
Abandoned
Coahulla Creek Bridge (Whitfield County, Georgia)
Rated 79% with 2 votes
Closed spandrel arch bridge over Coahulla Creek on abandoned alignment of Beaverdale Road
Abandoned on private property
Built around 1920, abandoned 1971 when new 2 lane bridge opened just to the north
Hardin Bridge (Bartow County, Georgia)
Rated 78% with 10 votes
Two-span through truss bridge over Etowah River on Hardin Bridge Road
Removed
Built 1930 by Austin Brothers Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1950, closed 2007, new bridge started 2009, new bridge completed 2011, Destoryed 2015
B & S Road Bridge (Catoosa County, Georgia)
Rated 78% with 2 votes
Pratt pony truss bridge over Chickamauga Creek on decommissioned section of County Road 281
Used by property owner for access to fields
Built 1918
CG - 1853 Brick Arch Viaduct (Chatham County, Georgia)
Rated 78% with 2 votes
Four-span brick arch bridge over Ogeechee Canal and W. Boundary Street on the Central of Georgia Railway in Savannah
Rail line discontinued
Built 1853
Broad Street Bridge (Floyd County, Georgia)
Rated 78% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Etowah River on Broad Street in Rome
Open to traffic
Built 1915
Spook Bridge (Lowndes County, Georgia)
Rated 78% with 3 votes
Abandoned open spandrel arch bridge over Withlacoochee River on an abandoned section of Old Quitman Hwy (Blue Springs Road/formerly US 84)
Abandoned
Built ca. 1920
Broad River Bridge (Madison County, Georgia)
Rated 77% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Broad River on GA 72
Open to traffic
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1986 with addition of tee beam couplet on north side
Shallowford Bridge (Fannin County, Georgia)
Rated 76% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Toccoa River on Shallowford Bridge Rd
Open to traffic
Built 1918
Willowdale Bridge (Whitfield County, Georgia)
Rated 76% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Mill Creek on abandoned section of Willowdale Road in Dalton
Abandoned
Built 1915
Cromer's Mill Covered Bridge 10-59-01 (Franklin County, Georgia)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Town lattice through truss bridge over Nails Creek on Pearwood Road (Old alignment of Cromer's Bridge Road)
Open to pedestrians
Built 1907
Wells Viaduct (Stephens County, Georgia)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Bridge over North Fork Broad River on Norfolk Southern Railway, Greenville-Atlanta Subdivision
Open to traffic
Built 1919
Murmur Trestle (Clarke County, Georgia)
Rated 74% with 5 votes
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Creek on former CSX Transportation trackage
Abandoned
Built 1883, abandoned 1984. This trestle is featured on the back sleeve of the R.E.M. album "Murmur"
Winns Mill Road Bridge (Elbert County, Georgia)
Rated 72% with 3 votes
2 span Queenpost pony truss bridge over South Beaverdam Creek on Winns Mill Road
Open to traffic
Built 1921; rehabilitated 1992 with addition of steel reinforcement beams
Tilley Mill Bridge (Bartow County, Georgia)
Rated 71% with 2 votes
Pratt through truss bridge over Euharlee Creek on abandoned section of Hardin Bridge Rd
Closed to all traffic
Built 1903, abandoned when this section of Hardin Bridge Road was closed in 1980, now part of a private park
Hall's Mill Bridge (Lumpkin County, Georgia)
Rated 71% with 3 votes
Abandoned through truss bridge over Chestatee River on Old Gainesville-Dahlonega Road
Abandoned
Freeman Springs Bridge (Whitfield County, Georgia)
Rated 71% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over East Chickamauga Creek on Freeman Springs Road
Open to traffic
Built 1921