OCRACOKE'S BEACH SAND ROADS

THE CONSTRUCTION OF A ROAD ON OCRACOKE ISLAND, N.C., IN WHICH SURFACING CONSISTS OF BEACH SAND STABILIZED WITH CEMENT, IS DESCRIBED. THE SAND CONTAINS A HIGH PROPORTION OF SHELLS. CEMENT AND SAND WERE USED IN THE PROPORTION OF APPROXIMATELY 1:3 BY WEIGHT. NO REINFORCEMENT AND NO EXPANSION JOINTS WERE USED.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 82, No 7, PP 42-43, 75
  • Authors:
    • Morrison, J L
  • Publication Date: 1951

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  • Accession Number: 00214869
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Highway Research Board Bibliography
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 16 1970 12:00AM