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Mitchells Bridge

Photo 

Mitchells Bridge

1915 view

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #495442

Facts 

Overview
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Middle Oconee River on Mitchell Bridge Road
Location
Athens, Clarke County, Georgia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1915
Design
Steel stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.95647, -83.43766   (decimal degrees)
33°57'23" N, 83°26'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/274746/3760006 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 92698 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Athens, Georgia (6)
Beam (16,872)
Built 1915 (1,258)
Built during 1910s (9,968)
Clarke County, Georgia (9)
Georgia (676)
Lost (28,395)
Lost 1985 (154)
Lost during 1980s (1,529)
Oconee River (11)
Owned by city (6,078)
Replaced by new bridge (19,308)
Steel stringer (6,708)

Update Log 

  • April 13, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs