Lakeshore Park Breakwaters
Lakeshore Park, Ohio
Construction and Rehabilitation History
Construction of three offshore detached breakwaters, 125 ft l o n g
each, was completed (Figure 244) for shoreline protection. The
breakwaters were rubble-mound structures with 9.5-ft-wide crests and
(Figure 2 4 4 ) . Side slopes were
els ranging from
on the lakesides and
on the harbor sides.
ranged from 1 . 5 to 3 tons.
presently are considered to be in good condition, and
there are no records of maintenance repair. An aerial photo of the
Lakeshore Park breakwaters is shown in Figure 245.