New Salem Covered Bridge

6 mi. N of Commerce on SR S992 over Grove Creek
Commerce, Georgia

Historic Document

New Salem Covered Bridge is located in Banks County, Georgia certified as a historic location on Tuesday June 10, 1975. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Road-Related. New Salem Covered Bridge was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Engineering, Transportation, Architecture.

New Salem Covered Bridge Information

Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1915
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thomas,W.M.
Architectural Style: Multiple kingpost truss
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

New Salem Covered Bridge Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Commerce Historic Locations Banks County Historic Locations Georgia Historic Locations