Accession Number : ADA147156


Title :   National Program for Inspection of Non-Federal Dams. Upper Banjo Pond Dam (MA 00185) Massachusetts Coastal Basin, Gloucester, Massachusetts. Phase I Inspection Report.


Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS WALTHAM MA NEW ENGLAND DIV


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a147156.pdf


Report Date : Sep 1979


Pagination or Media Count : 90


Abstract : Upper Banjo Pond Dam, Gloucester, Mass., is a concrete slab and buttress dam flanked by earth embankments. The dam is approximately 140 feet long and has a maximum height of 17 feet. The dam is in poor condition and in need of extensive repair work. The dam has been classified in the 'small' size and 'high' hazard categories. A test flood equal to the full PMF was selected.


Descriptors :   *INSPECTION , *DAMS , COASTAL REGIONS , CONCRETE , WALLS , EMBANKMENTS , PONDS , FLOOD CONTROL , MASSACHUSETTS , EARTH FILLS


Subject Categories : Civil Engineering


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE