Accession Number : ADA954759

Title :   Detailed Project Report on Village Creek, Saint Helena Island, Beaufort County, South Carolina.

Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS CHARLESTON SC CHARLESTON DISTRICT

Report Date : 31 AUG 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 37

Abstract : The various plans of the government considers as possible solutions to the navigation hazards existing in Village Creek are: (1) Plan I: A channel 8 feet deep and 80 feet wide from the mouth of Village Creek, station 0 + 000, upstream to the Porpoise Fish Company terminal, station 117+50, and closure of the cutoff. The channel would be dredged to a 2-foot overdepth for advanced maintenance, would have side slopes of 4 horizontal to 1 vertical, and would follow the general alignment of the natural channel; (2) Plan I-a: The same as Plan I excluding closure of the cutoff; (3) Plan II: A channel 8 feet deep and 80 feet wide from the Porpoise Fish Company terminal, station 117+50, upstream to the Cedar Grove Fish Company, station 275+00. The channel would be dredged to a 2-foot overdepth for advanced maintenance, would have side slopes of 4 horizontal to 1 vertical, and would follow the general alignment of the natural channel; (4) Plan III: This plan, combining Plans I and II, consists of an improved channel 8 feet deep and 80 feet wide, dredged to a 2-foot overdepth for advanced maintenance, from the mouth of Village Creek, station 0+00 upstream to the Cedar Grove Fish Company terminal, station 275+00, and would include closure of the cutoff; (5) Plan III-a: The same as Plan III excluding closure of the cutoff.

Descriptors :   *ALIGNMENT, CHANNELS, COMPANY LEVEL ORGANIZATIONS, FISHES, HAZARDS, MAINTENANCE, MOUTH, NAVIGATION, PORPOISES, REPORTS, SIDES, SLOPE, SOUTH CAROLINA, VILLAGES

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE