Bonum Creek Jetties
Westmoreland County, Virginia
Construction and Rehabilitation History
Construction was completed on two stone jetties at an estimated cost
of 1,000using 8,000 tons of stone. The north jetty was 800 ft
long, and the south jetty was 300
mlw, crown width was 4.0 ft with a single capstone,
Cover stone used was 2.5 tons, and core
and side slopes were
stone ranged from 25 to 500
Design wave height was 9.0 ft.
A condition survey revealed that the jetties had undergone some set-
tlement but were in good condition.
No further repair or maintenance information has been found.
Bonum Creek, Virginia