Testing Site - Lyme

Town of Lyme, Jefferson County, County Route 5
Just South of County Route 8

Start / End Points - ~500 from intersection to point 300 feet south.
Recommended Direction - Southbound-Outer Wheel Path
Initial Testing – 7 December 2011- Station 0+00-3+75
Geotechnical Boring - Station 1+45
Seasonal Location - Station 0+00-3+00

Results of Subsurface Investigation & Initial Backcalculation

Depth Thickness Moduli Layer

0-7 inch

7 inch

 

Asphalt concrete, 3 lifts

7-23 inch

15 inch

 

Boney gravel

23-118 inch

95 inch

 

Brown clay (appears to
striate at 39 inches below surface)

>118 inch

 

 

Bedrock

Climate Information

NOAA Climate Zone - Great Lakes
Weather Station - Watertown FAA Airport
Latitude/Longitude - 41º32'N / 74º19'W

Map. Lyme FWD testing site, Jefferson County, NY

Figure 1. Lyme FWD testing site, Jefferson County, NY

Photo. Lyme site (from Bing.com) with limits marked

Figure 2. Lyme site (from Bing.com) with limits marked

Photo. Lyme site facing south

Figure 3. Lyme site facing south

Photo. Lyme site facing north

Figure 4. Lyme site facing north

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