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H.P. Stockton to Gibb Gilchrist, February 29, 1936

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H.P. Stockton to Gibb Gilchrist, February 1936

ESTIMATE
TEXAS STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT

County of Bell

Highway 2

Length 6.671 Miles

Limits:  Intersection of Ave H and 31st Street in Temple to Main Street
in Belton.
Type:  Leveling present road to grade of treads on Invisible Tread Section
and placing 1 ½” of Asphaltic Concrete (Cut Back Type) thereon
18’ in width; reconstruction asphalt pavement at Leon River and
in Temple and placing asphalt surface as above; and gravel shoulders
3’ minimum width on the entire project.

Prepared by H. P. Stockton, Jr., Resident Engineer ----February 29, 1936

Item

Description

Unit

Quantity

Price

Amount

33

Reconstructed Base Cause

Sq. Yd.

20000

0.03

600.00

38

Gravel Base Cause

Cu. Yd.

  2420

0.35

847.00

Sp

Gravel Shoulders

Cu. Yd.

  6000

0.35

2100.00

38

Material Hauled Add ¼ Mile

Cu. Yd.

56000

0.03

1680.00

16

Borrow

Cu. Yd.

  8000

0.20

1600.00

31

Rolling

His

   200

2.00

400.00

31

Sprinkling

M. Gal

   400

2.00

800.00

Sp

Leveling Present Tread Section

 

(Lump Sum)

 

500.00

Sp

Tack Coat

Gal

 1200

0.08

1080.00

Sp

Asphaltic Concrete (Cut Back
Type)

Ton

5400

4.75

25650.00

                Sub Total - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -$ 35257.00
                Plus 10% Eng. & Const. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -     3525.70
                Total - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -$38782.70
Cost per mile - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -$ 5813.60

 

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H.P. Stockton to Gibb Gilchrist, February 29, 1936. Bell County project files, Texas Highway Department Records, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

 

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