Investigation for South Fill Area, United States Military Academy, West Point, New York Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Investigation for South Fill Area, United States Military Academy, West Point, New York
  • Added Title U.S. Waterways Experiment Station Miscellaneous Paper GL-80-7
  • Series Title U.S. Waterways Experiment Station Reports

Creator

  • Author: Taylor, Hugh M., Jr.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Poplin, Jack K.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Mitchell, Gerald B.
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Originator: Geotechnical Laboratory (U.S.)
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: U.S. Waterways Experiment Station, Geotechnical Laboratory
  • Originator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Directorate of Military Construction.
    Contributor Type: Organization
  • Distributor: United States. National Technical Information Service.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: Available from National Technical Information Service, Springfield, VA

Publisher

  • Name: Waterways Experiment Station (U.S.)
    Place of Publication: Vicksburg, Mississippi

Date

  • Creation: 1980-08

Language

  • English

Description

  • Physical Description: [260] p. : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm.
  • Content Description: Abstract: "The investigation reported herein describes surface and subsurface horizontal and vertical control, sampling, testing, laboratory testing, and analyses performed to determine the stability of a rock fill over fat clay deposits (South Fill) bordering the Hudson River at the West Point Military Academy, West Point, New York. The South Fill area in its present configuration was found to be stable and should remain stable provided use is limited to parking, athletic fields, and recreational areas. The report contains documentation of data collected since the monitoring program began in 1961."

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Slopes (Soil mechanics)
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Fills (Earthwork)
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Soils -- Testing.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: United States Military Academy.
  • Keyword: field tests
  • Keyword: fills
  • Keyword: settlement
  • Keyword: slope stability
  • Keyword: soil tests
  • Keyword: laboratory tests
  • Keyword: subsurface investigations

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - New York - Orange County - West Point
  • Start Date: 1961
  • End Date: 1980

Collection

  • Name: Technical Report Archive and Image Library
    Code: TRAIL

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 889450843
  • Report No.: Miscellaneous Paper GL-80-7
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc303971