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Stovall Mill Covered Bridge

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Address: Highway 255, Helen, GA 30571
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Piece of History

This bridge was built in the 1890's. Anything built that long ago and still standing is worth a stop.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alaina1024
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St. Marys, Georgia
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St. Marys, Georgia
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This bridge was built in the 1890's. Anything built that long ago and still standing is worth a stop.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Graffiti. Graffiti. Graffiti. People are ridiculous and don't know how to just leave something alone. The stop was nice and the water under the bridge is nice and relaxing but....graffiti. You can manage to angle the camera in a way that allows a good picture at any rate.

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Thank floridagirl1218
Spring Hill
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20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped by the bridge on the way back to our cabin from Helen. Takes 5 minutes, and adds a little history to your visit. And there is a pretty creek underneath.

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Arnoldsville, Georgia, United States
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I hate that people have to put graffiti on the historic bridge. I was able to take nice pictures there.

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Thank Jodie Z
Miami, Florida
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109 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Older bridge and very well preserved, I love it. It hurts people writing in the woods. The river is very small with fresh and clear water.

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Thank Sandra M
Kimberling City, Missouri
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

this bridge is totally wrecked by graffiti. You lose all sense of history when you step anywhere close to it.

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Thank taraeire
Central Florida, Florida
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33 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This bridge is so unique and provides many photo opportunities. However, it has been vandalized with graffiti for a number of years. It is so sad to see it in this state. I believe it is still worth a visit. If you can see past the graffiti you will see a unique structure that you don't get to see every... More 

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Thank ItsCrabbie
Leicester
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We were so saddened by the graffiti left on this beautiful piece of history. There should be more done to highlight this area.

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Thank Cathy R
Walterboro, South Carolina, United States
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282 reviews
110 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We knew ahead of time that this bridge was vandalized. It didn't really set in until we went there. This place is beautiful and I hate so much that its been damaged over the years by vandals. I don't even know if it would be possible to restore it and keep it that way. You can tell it's stood the... More 

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Ft Lauderdale
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Once we finally arrived, we were shocked at the amount of graffiti on the bridge. What was worse, there was a family looking for their signage from a previous visit. Although I'm sure it was pristine at one time, I'm also sure it was magnificent in its original state. Lovely brook ran underneath it.

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