Search
Search Menu

Lower Stony Creek dam – Australia

Lower Stony Creek dam - Australia

Description

AD 1873 - Lower Stony Creek dam (Geelong VIC, Australia 1873). Designed by George GORDON and built under the supervision of Edward DOBSON, the curved gravity structure is Australia's first mass concrete dam. It is still in use today.

Copyright

Hubert Chanson, Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Queensland, Australia

References

CHANSON and JAMES, Research Report CE 157