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Black Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Amber Rhea in February 2016

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BH Photo #362943

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge
Location
Howard, Taylor County, Georgia
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.59179, -84.39383   (decimal degrees)
32°35'30" N, 84°23'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/744607/3609032 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Junction City
Inventory number
BH 73485 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,056)
Georgia (554)
Howard, Georgia (1)
Taylor County, Georgia (1)
Through truss (12,952)
Truss (29,557)

Update Log 

  • September 6, 2016: Added by Amber Rhea

Sources 

  • Amber Rhea

Comments 

Black Creek Bridge
Posted September 9, 2016, by Mike Goff (michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com)

All I can say is "WOW"...

Black Creek Bridge
Posted September 6, 2016, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

"Here... Hold my beer and hand me that torch!"

Black Creek Bridge
Posted September 6, 2016, by Luke

Someone needs to set up an IR gate that plays the beginning lick of "Dueling Banjos" whenever someone crosses.

Black Creek Bridge
Posted September 6, 2016, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

I am not guessing. This is by far one of the best examples of Redneck Bridge technology. The "endposts" if you can call them that are comical, they look like they are barely attached midway up.

Black Creek Bridge
Posted September 6, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

WOW! This is a unique little bridge! I am guessing it was probably put together by some locals who were using parts recycled from an older bridge.