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M.J.MM Storm Sewer

In Urban Exploration - Drains/Sewers by Ronnie K0 Comments

Drains McMechen respectively, including Mosher and John. Was relieved by Druid Hill/ North Avenue Intercepter. It varies in size from an arched culvert 12 feet wide and 15 feet high to a circle 4 feet 6 inches in diameter. Drains out the Rutters Run Lateral. An old, forgotten, buried yet ever present stream. Extensive system with 2 significant junction chambers. …

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North Avenue and Druid Hill Avenue Storm Sewer

In Urban Exploration - Drains/Sewers by Ronnie K

West side Storm Sewer Interceptor Large interceptor storm sewer drain system built to drain out an area that was known to have many small streams and springs. A 2 fold problem existed, the old Druid Hill Avenue storm sewer was of insufficient capacity and the old McMechen Street Drain was already at over capacity. 2.1 meter (7 ft) oval , …