Near Blakely in Early County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Covered Bridge 2 Mi.
Erected 2007 by Historic Chattahoochee Commission.
Location. 31° 17.311′ N, 85° 3.926′ W. Marker is near Blakely, Georgia, in Early County. Marker is at the intersection of Columbia Highway (Georgia Route 62) and Old River Road, on the right when traveling west on Columbia Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blakely GA 39823, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hilton United Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hilton School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Coheelee Creek Covered Bridge (approx. 1½ miles away); Coheelee Creek Covered Bridge / Fannie Askew Williams Park Columbia Methodist Episcopal Church, South (approx. 2.6 miles away in Alabama); Columbia Baptist Church (approx. 2.7 miles away in Alabama); Purcell - Killingsworth House (approx. 2.7 miles away in Alabama); Columbia, Alabama (approx. 2.8 miles away in Alabama). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blakely.
More about this marker. This marker was erected as a replacement for an earlier marker which had disappeared. That earlier marker, with the same title and text, had been erected by the Georgia Historical Commission.
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 14, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 579 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 14, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.