Accession Number : ADA956184

Title :   Survey for Archaeological and Historic Resources of Item Number 1, Parcel 2, Menglewood, West Tennessee Tributaries Project in Dyer County, Tennessee.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : FISCHER-STEIN ASSOCIATES INC CARBONDALE IL

Personal Author(s) : Johnson, Jay K.

Report Date : DEC 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The survey area covered in this report includes a 15.5 mile segment of the Obion River in Dyer Co.,TN, which has been scheduled for canalization. A narrow corridor, generally 1000 ft. wide, centers on the proposed channel from a point downstream from the Bradleytown bridge to a point upstream near the mouth of Running Reelfoot Bayou. This corridor includes a total area of approximately 1580 acres. Of this total, 550 acres or 35% is forested. The remainder is, for the most part, planted in soy beans.

Descriptors :   *ARCHEOLOGY, *HISTORIC SITES, BRIDGES, RIVERS, SURVEYS, TENNESSEE, FORESTS, CHANNELS(WATERWAYS), FARM CROPS, LAND USE, ARTIFACTS, SOILS.

Subject Categories : Humanities and History

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE