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Rock Bridge

Photo 

Originally published by the Adel News-Tribune; Used under Fair Use

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BH Photo #420592

Map 

Description 

The USGS GNIS placename database lists "Rock Bridge (historical)" in this location. It's unclear if the name refers to the current bridge or a previous bridge: https://geonames.usgs.gov/apex/f?p=gnispq:3:0::NO::P3_FID:34...

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over Little River on Old Quitman Road
Location
Cook County, Georgia, and Brooks County, Georgia
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1925;
Builder
- Luten Bridge Co. of York, Pennsylvania & Knoxville, Tennessee
Design
9 45' span closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 45.0 ft.
Total length: 450.0 ft.
Also called
Stone Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.04962, -83.49932   (decimal degrees)
31°02'59" N, 83°29'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/261487/3437785 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 80926 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 1, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added builders + image; Thanks to Don Morrison for the info breadcrumb
  • March 31, 2018: Added

Sources 

  • Luke

Comments 

Rock Bridge
Posted November 30, 2019, by Tom Marney (panterarosa2k [at] gmail [dot] com)

2016 article with two photos, taken from a canoe on the river.

http://www.wwals.net/2018/11/04/stone-bridge-little-river-by...

Rock Bridge
Posted April 1, 2018, by Don Morrison

1932 cook map indicates a 700 foot concrete Luten arch on a former alignment of state route #76.

http://vault.georgiaarchives.org/cdm/singleitem/collection/c...