Accession Number : ADA954749

Title :   Report of the Flood of 17 - 23 March 1966, Waccamaw River, Horry County, South Carolina.

Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS CHARLESTON SC CHARLESTON DISTRICT

Report Date : 04 MAY 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : The purpose of this report is to present the basic data whcih have been collected concerning the flood of 17-23 March 1966 along the Waccamaw River in Horry County, South Carolina. This report summarizes hydrologic and other dara that were readily available. Field investigations that were made consisted of a reconnaissance of critical areas during the flood by representatives of the Charleston District Office and a flood damage survey conducted after the flood subsided. Office studies included an evaluation of the flood damages and a brief hydrologic analysis.

Descriptors :   *DAMAGE, FIELD TESTS, FLOODS, HYDROLOGY, RECONNAISSANCE, SOUTH CAROLINA, SURVEYS

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE