Amber Rhea

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Senior Architectural Historian at Georgia Department of Transportation

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Historic Photo

South Court Street Bridge (Brooks County, Georgia)
View of South Court Street on GDOT Bridge 027-0003-0, looking south showing landscaped median and light posts (since removed), c. 1948. Photograph from The History of Brooks County Georgia.

Recent Updates 

Rex Bridge (Clayton County, Georgia)
Pony truss bridge over Big Cotton Indian Creek on Mill Walk
June 18, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added NR eligibility info from GHBS
Dried Indian Creek Bridge (Newton County, Georgia)
Concrete arch bridge over Dried Indian Creek on GA 81 in Covington
March 8, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added builders
Dried Indian Creek Bridge (Newton County, Georgia)
Concrete arch bridge over Dried Indian Creek on GA 81 in Covington
March 8, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Updated status
LaGrange Highway Bridge (Meriwether County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over Norfolk Southern RR on SR 109
March 8, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added GA inventory number
LaGrange Highway Bridge (Meriwether County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over Norfolk Southern RR on SR 109
March 8, 2018: New Street View added
LaGrange Highway Bridge (Meriwether County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over Norfolk Southern RR on SR 109
March 8, 2018: Added
Hopkins Bridge (Charlton County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over Satilla River on GA 252
March 6, 2018: New Street View added
Hopkins Bridge (Charlton County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over Satilla River on GA 252
March 6, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added NR eligibility
Spook Bridge (Lowndes County, Georgia)
Abandoned open spandrel arch bridge over Withlacoochee River on an abandoned section of Old Quitman Hwy (Blue Springs Road/formerly US 84)
March 6, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added NR eligibility
Flint River Swing Bridge (Decatur County, Georgia)
Warren truss swing bridge over Flint River on CSX Transportation in Bainbridge
March 6, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added NR eligibility
CSX - Augusta Canal Bridge (Richmond County, Georgia)
Pratt through truss bridge over Augusta Canal on CSX Transportation
January 11, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added NR eligibility
CSX - Savannah River Bridge (Richmond County, Georgia)
Warren through truss bridge over Savannah River on CSX Railroad
January 11, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added NR eligibility
Jefferson Davis Memorial Bridge (Richmond County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over Savannah River on 5th Street in Augusta
January 11, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added NR eligibility
NS - Savannah River Bridge (Richmond County, Georgia)
Truss bridge over Savannah River on Norfolk Southern Railway in Augusta
January 11, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added NR eligibility
Hawks Gully Bridge (Richmond County, Georgia)
Arch bridge over Hawks Gully on 13th Street
January 11, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added NR eligibility
15th Street Bridge (Richmond County, Georgia)
Arch bridge over Hawk'S Gully on Fifteenth Street
January 11, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added NR eligibility
11th Street Bridge (Richmond County, Georgia)
Arch bridge over Hawks Gully on 11th Street
January 11, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added NR eligibility
Salt Creek Bridge (Chatham County, Georgia)
Slab bridge over Salt Creek on Silk Hope Road
January 3, 2018: Updated by Amber Rhea: Removed inaccurate information
Jester Creek Bridge (Henry County, Georgia)
Deck arch bridge over Jester Creek on Abandoned spur of N. Main Street
December 19, 2017: New Street View added
Jester Creek Bridge (Henry County, Georgia)
Deck arch bridge over Jester Creek on Abandoned spur of N. Main Street
December 19, 2017: Added
Salt Creek Bridge (Chatham County, Georgia)
Slab bridge over Salt Creek on Silk Hope Road
December 7, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added categories "Ocean Highway", "Coastal Highway"
Houlihan Bridge (Chatham County, Georgia)
Swing bridge over Savannah River at Port Wentworth
December 7, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added information from GHBS, corrected other information
Pruitt Creek Bridge (Hart County, Georgia)
Concrete tee beam bridge over Pruitt Creek on CR 159/Old US 29
December 7, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added GA Inventory Number
South Court Street Bridge (Brooks County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over CS 735 & CSX RR on US 221/SR 333
December 7, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added GA Inventory Number
Lake Clark Road Bridge (Butts County, Georgia)
Concrete arch bridge over Aboothlacoosta Creek on Lake Clark Road in Flovilla
December 7, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added information from GHBS, corrected dates
Broad Street Bridge Over Lane Street (Meriwether County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over Lane Street on State Route 85/Broad Street
December 7, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: updated description to clarify that the info is from the GHBS
South Court Street Bridge (Brooks County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over CS 735 & CSX RR on US 221/SR 333
December 7, 2017: New Street View added
South Court Street Bridge (Brooks County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over CS 735 & CSX RR on US 221/SR 333
December 7, 2017: Added
Marbury Creek Tributary Bridge (Barrow County, Georgia)
Concrete tee beam bridge on SR 11
December 7, 2017: Added
Greenville Street Bridge (Troup County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over CSX Railroad on Greenville Street (formerly State Route 109)
December 7, 2017: New photo
Pruitt Creek Bridge (Hart County, Georgia)
Concrete tee beam bridge over Pruitt Creek on CR 159/Old US 29
December 7, 2017: Added
Turkey Creek Bridge (Twiggs County, Georgia)
Concrete tee beam bridge over Turkey Creek on US 80
August 16, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added Description from Georgia Historic Bridge Survey database
Carter's Quarter Bridge (Murray County, Georgia)
Concrete tee beam bridge over Coosawattee River on Old US 411
May 31, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added information on NR eligibility from Georgia Historic Bridge Survey
Old Highway 84 Overpass (Thomas County, Georgia)
Concrete tee beam bridge over CSX Railroad on Old US 84
May 18, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added information on NR eligibility from Georgia Historic Bridge Survey
Browns Bridge (Hall County, Georgia)
Through truss bridge over Lake Lanier, Chattahoochee River on Browns Bridge Road (GA 369)
May 18, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: Updated formatting
Horse Creek Bridge (Worth County, Georgia)
Concrete tee beam bridge over Horse Creek on Old GA 33
May 18, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added information on NR eligibility from Georgia Historic Bridge Survey
Browns Bridge (Hall County, Georgia)
Through truss bridge over Lake Lanier, Chattahoochee River on Browns Bridge Road (GA 369)
May 18, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: Updated description with text from Georgia Historic Bridge Survey database
Browns Bridge (Hall County, Georgia)
Through truss bridge over Lake Lanier, Chattahoochee River on Browns Bridge Road (GA 369)
May 18, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added information on NR eligibility and mitigation completed in conjunction with GDOT P.I. #122012
CSX Railroad Underpass (Randolph County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over CSX Railroad on US-27
April 10, 2017: New photo
Big Slough Tributary Bridge (Mitchell County, Georgia)
Slab bridge over Big Slough Trib on Old US-19
April 10, 2017: Updated by Amber Rhea: Added information on NR eligibility from Georgia Historic Bridge Survey
Black Creek Bridge (Taylor County, Georgia)
Abandoned through truss bridge
September 6, 2016: Added
Broad Street Bridge Over Lane Street (Meriwether County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over Lane Street on State Route 85/Broad Street
July 14, 2016: New Street View added
Greenville Street Bridge (Troup County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over CSX Railroad on Greenville Street (formerly State Route 109)
July 14, 2016: New Street View added
Neal Lee Gillis Bridge (Montgomery County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over Altamaha River on US 221/SR 135
July 14, 2016: Added
Greenville Street Bridge (Troup County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over CSX Railroad on Greenville Street (formerly State Route 109)
July 14, 2016: Added
Broad Street Bridge Over Lane Street (Meriwether County, Georgia)
Steel stringer bridge over Lane Street on State Route 85/Broad Street
July 14, 2016: Added
CG - 1853 Brick Arch Viaduct (Chatham County, Georgia)
Four-span brick arch bridge over Ogeechee Canal and W. Boundary Street on the Central of Georgia Railway in Savannah
June 29, 2016: Updated by Amber Rhea: These bridges are NR eligible
Long Cane Creek Bridge (Troup County, Georgia)
Abandoned concrete tee beam bridge over Long Cane Creek on old alignment of US 27/SR 1
June 29, 2016: Added
Mill Creek Bridge (Meriwether County, Georgia)
Concrete tee beam bridge over Mill Creek on Loop Circle (Old US 27/SR 41/Roosevelt Highway)
June 28, 2016: Added
Salt Creek Bridge (Chatham County, Georgia)
Slab bridge over Salt Creek on Silk Hope Road
June 28, 2016: New photo