A tieback wall was used to control an earth slide on KY 227 in Carroll County. Herein is contained a description of the wall construction and problems encountered during construction. Also included are descriptions of materials used and wall components.
The short-term wall performance indicates the tieback wall has controlled the earth slide and, to date, is a satisfactory solution. Long-term monitoring of the tieback wall will continue.
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Meade, Bobby W.; Allen, David L.; and Hopkins, Tommy C., "Performance Monitoring of a Highway Tieback Wall (I 71, Carroll County, KY 227, Corrective Landslide Measure)" (1986). Kentucky Transportation Center Research Report. 573.