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Property of BJ (Crash) and BE (Beryl) Edwards, 'Brooklands Park', Kweda, Western Australia, Australia - 036

Property of BJ (Crash) and BE (Beryl) Edwards, 'Brooklands Park', Kweda, Western Australia, Australia - 036. [Document] [Special Collections]

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Surveyor's Report on WISALTS Soil Conservation System created by BJ (Crash) Edwards.

Avon Location 12557.

Comments: Bank number 1 is grade 3.2 kilometres, 4.1 metre fall. Bank number 2 is level 1.2 kilometres. In future will be taken as grade to come on around hill. Number 3 connects to a previous bank in front of a dam and carries overflow to number 2 and is 0.5 kilometres. Number 4 is grade to dam, 3.1 metre fall and then level to safety drain, 2 kilometres long. Number 5 is level with overflow to dam below 0.7 kilometres long. Number 6 is level and pipes through the front to fill dam, 2 kilometres long with no outlet as calculations indicate the capacity of bank and dam will never be exceeded.

This document is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Date: 14 March 1990
Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/48190
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