Visit Rockdale County Covered Bridge in Conyers Georgia - This covered bridge, formerly known as Haralson Mill Bridge, was built in 1997 by APAC over Mill Rock Creek in Rockdale County.
Rockdale County Covered Bridge - Phone: 770-532-6206 - In Conyers Georgia in Rockdale County.
Bridge Description: This bridge is 150 feet long and 36 feet wide. It was built in 1997 by APAC and is open to the public. It's truss is styled with decorative lattice. It goes over Mill Rock Creek. There is a parking area at this bridge.
Formerly known as Haralson Mill Bridge, it is not historic, but it exemplifies the interest the public still has in covered bridges. Originally designed as a pre-stressed concrete bridge, county planners decided to make this bridge a landmark, adding a large wooden superstructure and rock facing to the underlying concrete bridge. Total cost of the redesigned bridge: $880,000. Concerned about the possibility of fire, this bridge is equipped with cameras, smoke detectors, and a sprinkler system.
Directions: From Atlanta, take I-20 east to Exit 40 at Sigman Road to Hwy. 20 north, go east on Bethel road and north on Haralson Mill Road. In Panola Mountain State Conservation Park in the Historic Park Travel Region.