Plattsburgh Harbor Breakwater
Plattsburgh, New York
Construction and Rehabilitation History
1,250 ft of breakwater was constructed of timber cribs filled with
rubblestone and capped with large stone. Slopes were
timber elevation was at low water level.
The breakwater was extended to 1,565
(Figure 7 ) . A total of
,500 was spent on renewal of the old timber superstructure by one
composed of large facing stones with rubblestone core.
A survey indicated the breakwater was in good condition except at the
Repairs were made to the north end of the breakwater at a cost of
No further repair or maintenance information has been found.