Regrade

Some articles on regrade, regrades:

History Of Seattle - Beginning of The 20th Century - Leader of The Northwest: 1900–1915
... A seawall containing spoils (dirt) sluiced from the Denny Regrade created the current waterfront ... More spoils from the Denny Regrade went to build the industrial Harbor Island at the mouth of the Duwamish River, south of Downtown ... The Denny Regrade wasn't the only radical reshaping of Seattle's topography in this period ...
Denny Regrade, Seattle - Photographs
... Postcard of the 1902–1911 regrade Postcard of the 1902–1911 regrade November 1929 photo of the last regrade, in progress ...
Denny Regrade, Seattle - Regrading Projects
... information Regrading in Seattle The Denny Regrade project was the removal of Denny Hill, one of the proverbial seven hills of Seattle ... The First Avenue regrade was started in 1897 and completed on January 6, 1899 ... Bay by pumping water from Lake Union using hydraulic mining techniques, in a series of regrades along Pike and Pine Streets, Second Avenue, and the massive Denny Regrade No ...
Regrading In Seattle - The Denny Regrade
... The Denny Regrade began before the Jackson and Dearborn Regrades, but the last stage was not completed until decades later ... Although in retrospect it is referred to as the Denny Regrade (and the name has become the name of a neighborhood), there were, in fact, several separate regrades of the former Denny Hill ... The more dramatic Denny Regrade No ...
Regrading In Seattle - Cutting Through Beacon Hill
... came at the end of this era of informal regrades ... Seattle to the Rainier Valley, the first of his major regrades, but he made his cut farther north ... The Jackson Regrade between 1907 and 1910 slashed 85 feet (25.9 m) from the hill, requiring the demolition of the public South School and the ...