The Structural Engineer > Archive > Volume 27 (1949) > Issues > Issue 5 > The Limitations to Soil Mechanics as Applied to Foundations. Further Discussion on Mr. Gower Pimm's
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The Limitations to Soil Mechanics as Applied to Foundations. Further Discussion on Mr. Gower Pimm's Paper

As Mr. Pimm has not indicated in his discussion just how the bearing capacity of a site may be estimated from measurements of the soil shear strength, it may be of interest to give an example.