Red Oak Creek Bridge, Spanning (Big) Red Oak Creek, Huel Brown Road (Cov, Woodbury, Meriwether County, GA
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Huel Brown Road (Cov, Woodbury vicinity, GA
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER GA-138
Building/structure dates: 1840 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1981 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1999 subsequent work
Significance: The Red Oak Creek Bridge is one of sixteen surviving covered bridges in Georgia and may have been built by prominent bridge builder Horace King, or one of his sons. The bridge is notable for its long approach span, which is typical of southern bridge construction.
King, Washington W.
Bennett, Lola, Historian
Lowe, Jet, Photographer
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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