PRELIMINARY ENGINEERING GEOLOGY STUDY GLENMONT ROUTE SECTIONS B 009, B 010 AND B 011, WASHINGTON, D.C. METRO SYSTEM

The study comprises a preliminary engineering geology evaluation of sections of Glenmont Route generally following Georgia Avenue from Silver Spring to Glenmont of the Washington Metropolitan Area Metro System. It is based chiefly on 35 deep test borings made in 1973 and 1974 but includes the results of an extensive mapping of outcrops, study of aerial photography, examination of rock cores, rock compression tests and petrographic analyses. Results are presented in the form of geological sections, maps of lithological features, tables summarizing data and core photographs.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared in cooperation with Mueser-Rutledge-Wentworth and Johnston, New York, and De Leuw, Cather and Co., Washington, D.C.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Washington Metro Area Transit Commission

    Washington, DC  USA 

    Meuser, Rutledge, Wentworth, & Johnston

    New York, NY  USA 

    De Leuw, Cather and Company

    L'Enfant Plaza North Building
    Washington, DC  USA 

    Johnston, New York.*De Leuw, Cather and Co., Inc.

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    Washington, D.C.

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  • Authors:
    • Patton, F D
  • Publication Date: 1974-7-29

Media Info

  • Pagination: 247 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00091067
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FDP-1-74
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 26 1975 12:00AM