North Street Construction – Burlington VT

Description

Photo caption, August 15, 1939: “PWA Project Vt. 1097-F, Intersection of Intervale Avenue, Elmwood Avenue and North Street. This view shows the broad intersection of the three above streets after the completion of the Plant-Mix asphalt pavement consisting of a leveling course averaging approximately one and one-half inches in thickness and a wearing course of two inches in thickness. The leveling course was constructed with coarse aggregate or “Binder” material with 50-60 penetration asphalt cement. The wearing surface was constructed with fine aggregate using a mixture of 50-60 penetration asphalt cement and American Bitumuls tempering fluid.”

Source notes

http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/mcalA05F08i02

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on July 29, 2016.

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Location Info


North St. and Elmwood Ave.
Burlington, VT 05401

Coordinates: 44.484745, -73.213872

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