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#1 Steve_Colby

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Posted 19 September 2011 - 02:42 PM

In the heyday of Maryland road renovation, circa 1920s 30s, they would widen roads by adding a concrete shoulders to the side. The picture below shows the process.

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Posted 20 September 2011 - 12:05 AM

In the heyday of Maryland road renovation, circa 1920s 30s, they would widen roads by adding a concrete shoulders to the side. The picture below shows the process.

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Steve,

In working on a different subject, I noted reference to this method of stabilizing macadam roads in a period magazine, I think The Automobilist, last night.

Dave

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