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Preliminary examination of Yaquina Bay, Oregon. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting, with letter of the Chief of Engineers, report of a preliminary examination of Yaquina Bay, Oregon

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Title Preliminary examination of Yaquina Bay, Oregon. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting, with letter of the Chief of Engineers, report of a preliminary examination of Yaquina Bay, Oregon
Names United States. Congress. House. Committee on Rivers and Harbors
Date Issued 1895 (iso8601)
Note Reports on a study to consider increasing the depth of the channel at the entrance to Yaquina Bay. Recommends against further channel deepening. "In my opinion it is beyond the power of man to make it into a harbor of sufficient capacity for deep-draft ships engaged in foreign commerce, or in fact to give this entrance a bar channel depth appreciably greater than that now existing." (p.3)
Genre Technical Report
Topic Jetties -- Oregon -- Yaquina Bay
Identifier http://hdl.handle.net/1957/28549

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