Georgia DOT Bridge No. 129/00228/00505E, Spanning Salacoa Creek on County Road 228, Fairmount, Gordon County, GA
Spanning Salacoa Creek on County Road 228, Fairmount, GA
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER GA-145
Building/structure dates: 1932 initial construction
Significance: GDOT Bridge #129/00228/X/00505E is representative of the Warren pony truss with verticals bridge. It is one of forty-two Warren truss bridges recorded in the State and one of thirty-three identified as a Warren pony truss with verticals. It is one of two such bridges in Gordon County. Based on the context of the Georgia Historic Bridge Survey, this structure fits into the era of "historic" bridge building in Georgia.
Sprinkle, Brad, Photographer
Prosser, Susan Shepherd, Historian
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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