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Holcomb Bridge

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Holcomb Bridge

Article

The Atlanta Constitution: October 23 1913

BH Photo #455228

Description 

Built on stone piers from an 1834-1864 covered bridge. The Covered Bridge was known as McAffee`s Bridge. It was burnt by Union troops during the Civil War.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Chattahoochee River on Holcomb Bridge Road
Location
Roswell, Fulton County, Georgia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1913
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.97356, -84.26276   (decimal degrees)
33°58'25" N, 84°15'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/752892/3762601 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 86521 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 29, 2019: Updated by Art Suckewer: Added truss type
  • August 28, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com