Near Watkinsville in Oconee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Elder Mill Covered Bridge
Erected 2001 by Georgia Historical Society, Georgia Department of Transportation, and the Federal Highway Administration. (Marker Number 108-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 48.192′ N, 83° 21.822′ W. Marker is near Watkinsville, Georgia, in Oconee County. Marker is on Elder Mill Road 0.3 miles north of Saxon Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is at the north end of the bridge, where a small park (with room to park a few cars) has been created. Marker is in this post office area: Watkinsville GA 30677, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other John Andrew (approx. 3.6 miles away); Birthplace of Bishop A. G. Haygood and Miss Laura A. Haygood (approx. 4.6 miles away); Oconee County (approx. 4.9 miles away); The Stoneman Raid (approx. 4.9 miles away); Eagle Tavern (approx. 5 miles away); Jeannette Rankin's Georgia Home (approx. 6.8 miles away); William Bartram Trail (approx. 7.1 miles away); Apalachee (approx. 8.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Watkinsville.
Also see . . . Elder's Mill Bridge. The Georgia Department of Transportation's web site on Elder's Mill Covered Bridge. (Submitted on January 2, 2009.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Bridges & Viaducts •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 2, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,749 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 2, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.