Watson Mill Covered Bridge and Mill Historic District

Along S. Fork Broad R., Watson Mill State Park
Comer, Georgia

Historic Document

Watson Mill Covered Bridge and Mill Historic District is located in Oglethorpe County, Georgia certified as a historic location on Thursday September 05, 1991. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Road-Related, Manufacturing Facility. Watson Mill Covered Bridge and Mill Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential and its significance in Industry, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Engineering, Transportation.

Watson Mill Covered Bridge and Mill Historic District Information

Other Name: Broad River Covered Bridge
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: District
Cultural Affiliation: Industrial American
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1868, 1885, 1906
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: King,W.W.
Architectural Style: Town lattice truss
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Watson Mill Covered Bridge and Mill Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 230
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 8
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 1
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 2
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Comer Historic Locations Oglethorpe County Historic Locations Georgia Historic Locations