The Unofficial
I-26 Construction
Madison County
North Carolina
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Benching excavation on project A-10D. Benches are "notches" cut into the side of an existing hill or mountainside in order to prevent the proposed highway embankment from slipping. These benches are about 12' high and about 20' wide. Back behind them can be seen US 23. Photo taken August 1998.


 
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 John Lansford
13 September 1998