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Fannin County Road 218 Bridge, Spanning Toccoa River, Blue Ridge, Fannin County, GA
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Spanning Toccoa River, Blue Ridge vicinity, GA
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER GA-73
Building/structure dates: 1918 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1938 subsequent work
Significance: GDOT Bridge #111/01010/X/00678N is representative of the Pratt thru truss bridge. It is one of fifty Pratt truss bridges recorded in the State and one of twenty-four identified as a Pratt thru truss. It is one of three such bridges in Fannin County. Based on the context of the Georgia Historic Bridge Survey, this structure fits into the era of "historic" bridge building in Georgia.
Prosser, Susan Shepherd, Historian
Sprinkle, Brad, Photographer
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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