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7.12 LAWFORD (LD) (1137) Series

« DYFFRYN DENCHWORTH »

Definition

Major soil group: 07 surface-water gley soils Seasonally waterlogged slowly permeable soils, formed above 3 m 0.D. and prominently mottled above 40 cm depth. They have no relatively permeable material starting within and extending below 1 m of the surface.
Soil Group: 1 stagnogley soils With a distinct topsoil. They are found mainly in lowland Britain.
Soil Subgroup: 2 pelo-stagnogley soils (clayey)
Soil Series: swelling clayey drift material passing to clay or soft mudstone

Brief Profile Description

In Soil Associations (with WRB classification of this series in each association)

0712b    DENCHWORTH Clayic Ruptic Eutric Stagnosols
0712c    WINDSOR Clayic Ruptic Eutric Stagnosols

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Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 36

Representative Profiles: 2

Auger Bores: 714

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