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5.14 MILLINGTON (MQ) (1262) Series

« MILFORD MILTON »

Definition

Major soil group: 05 brown soils With dominantly brownish or reddish subsoils and no prominent mottling or greyish colours (gleying) above 40 cm depth. They are developed mainly on permeable materials at elevations below about 300 m.0.D. Most are in agricultural use.
Soil Group: 1 brown calcareous earths Non-alluvial, with calcareous loamy or clayey subsoils without significant clay enrichment.
Soil Subgroup: 4 colluvial brown calcareous earths (in colluvium more than 40 cm thick)
Soil Series: medium silty calcareous colluvium

Brief Profile Description

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

0341    ICKNIELD Colluvic Calcaric Cambisols
0511f    COOMBE 1 Colluvic Calcaric Cambisols

Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 6

Representative Profiles: 1

Auger Bores: 63

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