Georgia Website Statistics

All Bridges

  • Total listed Georgia bridges: 534
  • Bridges with photos: 395 (74.0%)
  • Bridges with Street View: 250 (46.8%)
  • Bridges with GPS coordinates: 532 (99.6%)

  • Total photos: 2,462

Extant Bridges

  • Extant bridges: 418 (78.3% of all)
  • Bridges with photos: 316 (75.6% of extant)
  • Bridges with Street View: 228 (54.5% of extant)
  • Bridges with GPS coordinates: 417 (99.8% of extant)

Lost Bridges

  • Lost bridges: 108 (20.2% of all)
  • Bridges with photos: 76 (70.4% of lost)
  • Bridges with GPS coordinates: 107 (99.1% of lost)

Oldest Listed Bridges

  1. Scull Shoals Arch Bridge (Greene County, built 1811, abandoned)
  2. Dillingham Street Covered Bridge (Muscogee County, built 1832, replaced by new bridge)
  3. Florence Covered Bridge (Stewart County, built 1836, destroyed by flood)
  4. West Point Covered Bridge (Troup County, built 1838, lost)
  5. Red Oak Covered Bridge 10-99-02 (Meriwether County, built 1840, open to traffic)
  6. Howard's Bridge 10-109-01 (Oglethorpe County, built 1840, closed to all traffic)
  7. Southern - Etowah River Bridge (Floyd County, built 1847, removed)
  8. Milledgeville Covered Bridge (Baldwin County, built 1850, lost)
  9. CSX - Butler Creek Stone Arch Bridge (Columbia County, built 1854, open to traffic)
  10. Moore's Bridge (Carroll County, built 1855, lost)

Oldest Listed Extant Bridges

  1. Scull Shoals Arch Bridge (Greene County, built 1811, abandoned)
  2. Howard's Bridge 10-109-01 (Oglethorpe County, built 1840, closed to all traffic)
  3. Red Oak Covered Bridge 10-99-02 (Meriwether County, built 1840, open to traffic)
  4. CSX - Butler Creek Stone Arch Bridge (Columbia County, built 1854, open to traffic)
  5. Turner House Bridge (Chatham County, built 1860, open to pedestrians)
  6. Concord Covered Bridge 10-33-02 (Cobb County, built 1872, open to traffic)
  7. Murmur Trestle (Clarke County, built 1883, abandoned)
  8. Watson Mill Road Bridge 10-97-01 / 10-109-02 (Oglethorpe County, built 1885, open to traffic)
  9. Euharlee Covered Bridge 10-08-01 (Bartow County, built 1886, open to pedestrians)
  10. Milam Bridge (Bartow County, built 1887, abandoned)

By Design

  • Arch: 88 (16.5%)
    • Deck arch: 88 (16.5%)
      • Brick arch: 4 (0.7%)
      • Closed-spandrel arch: 34 (6.4%)
      • Open-spandrel arch: 7 (1.3%)
      • Ribbed closed-spandrel arch: 1 (0.2%)
      • Stone arch: 11 (2.1%)

  • Beam: 154 (28.8%)
    • Stringer: 101 (18.9%)
      • Concrete stringer: 4 (0.7%)
      • Steel stringer: 76 (14.2%)
      • Timber stringer: 18 (3.4%)
    • Concrete tee beam: 50 (9.4%)

  • Culvert: 3 (0.6%)
    • Concrete culvert: 1 (0.2%)

  • Girder: 52 (9.7%)
    • Deck girder: 37 (6.9%)
      • Concrete deck girder: 1 (0.2%)
      • Deck plate girder: 33 (6.2%)
    • Pony/through girder: 10 (1.9%)
      • Concrete curved chord through girder: 1 (0.2%)
      • Pony/through plate girder: 6 (1.1%)

  • Other: 2 (0.4%)

  • Slab: 11 (2.1%)

  • Suspension: 8 (1.5%)
    • Cable-stayed: 2 (0.4%)
    • Wire suspension: 5 (0.9%)

  • Truss: 191 (35.8%)
    • Deck truss: 9 (1.7%)
      • Pratt deck truss: 1 (0.2%)
      • Warren deck truss: 2 (0.4%)
        • Warren deck truss with alternating verticals: 1 (0.2%)
    • Modern truss: 2 (0.4%)
      • Modern pony truss: 1 (0.2%)
        • Modern polygonal Warren pony truss: 1 (0.2%)
      • Modern through truss: 1 (0.2%)
        • Modern polygonal Warren through truss: 1 (0.2%)
    • Pony truss: 61 (11.4%)
      • Bailey pony truss: 3 (0.6%)
      • Polygonal Warren pony truss: 7 (1.3%)
        • Polygonal Warren pony truss with alternating verticals: 1 (0.2%)
      • Pratt pony truss: 5 (0.9%)
      • Half-hip Pratt pony truss: 3 (0.6%)
      • Queenpost pony truss: 3 (0.6%)
      • Warren pony truss: 26 (4.9%)
        • Warren pony truss with alternating verticals: 7 (1.3%)
    • Through truss: 117 (21.9%)
      • Camelback through truss: 7 (1.3%)
      • Kingpost through truss: 2 (0.4%)
      • Lattice through truss: 17 (3.2%)
        • Town lattice truss: 15 (2.8%)
      • Parker through truss: 4 (0.7%)
      • Pennsylvania through truss: 1 (0.2%)
      • Polygonal Warren through truss: 2 (0.4%)
      • Pratt through truss: 46 (8.6%)
      • Queenpost through truss: 4 (0.7%)
      • Warren through truss: 19 (3.6%)
        • Warren through truss with no verticals: 1 (0.2%)
        • Warren through truss with all verticals: 3 (0.6%)
      • Whipple through truss: 1 (0.2%)

  • Tunnel: 12 (2.2%)

  • Unknown: 13 (2.4%)