It's been rainy, muddy, and messy since our last report, "Teardown Week 4." The building inspectors came, the erosion control inspectors came. Did I mention the rain? Finally it dried up. The architect, the supervisor, the surveyor, the grader arrived to figure out how exactly where and how deep to dig the hole.
I think the elevation of the basement is about 888' above sea level.
Here it was:
Here it is today. Lots of good Georgia clay:
Here is the whole sequence so far.
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