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Figures 5 and 8 IWEM (1961) Manual of British Water Engineering Practice, The Institute of Water and Environmental Management

Figure 11, 13 and 14 Cargo, D, N. and Mallory, R.F. (1974) Man and His Geologic Environment, Addison-Wesley Publishing Company

Figure 12 Ware, R.C. (1975) Principles of Hydrology, 2nd edition, McGraw-Hill Book Company (UK) limited. Copyright © 1967, 1975 McGraw-Hill Publishing Company

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Figure 21 CIRIA (1989) Ciria Special Publication 69, Construction Industry Research and Information Association

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