The following papers were presented at Sessions 4 and 5 of the Conference on Large Ground Movements and Structures: Session 4--Large ground movements and structural damage caused by tunnelling below the water-table in a silty alluvial clay, (Attewell, PB); Case Histories of settlement above tunnels in clay, (farmer, IW); ground movements near shallow model tunnels in sand, (Atkinson, JH, Brown, ET and Potts, DM); Creep movements associated with excavations in rock, (Emery, JJ, Hanafy, EA and Franklin, JA); Ground movements associated with the failure of a tunnel lining in the London Clay, (Keogh, GS and Scott, CR). Session 5--Potential instability of Permian strata in the Pleasley by-pass area, Derbyshire, (Buist, DS and Jones, PF); A simple terrain index for the stability of hillsides or scarps, (Vecchia, O); Landslips and snow-patch hollows, (Wright, MD); the Hedgemead Landslip, Bath, Avon, (Hawkins, AB); and, Foundation problems on Beckenried viaduct, (Schneider, TR). /TRRL/

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    • Proceedings of the Conference held at the University of Wales Institute of Science and Technology, Cardiff, July 1977.
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  • Publication Date: 1978

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  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 307-512
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  • Accession Number: 00195205
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 11 1979 12:00AM