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7.13 TICKNALL (tL) (1933) Series

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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: 3 cambic stagnogley soils (with no clay-enriched subsoil)
Soil Series: medium silty material passing to soft shale or siltstone

Brief Profile Description

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

0712a    DALE Siltic Eutric Stagnosols
0713a    BARDSEY Siltic Eutric Stagnosols

Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 13

Representative Profiles: 1

Auger Bores: 273

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