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5.43 HOPSFORD (HP) (764) Series

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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: 4 brown earths Non-alluvial, with non-calcareous loamy or clayey subsoils without significant clay enrichment.
Soil Subgroup: 3 gleyic brown earths (faintly mottled with permeable subsoil)
Soil Series: medium loamy drift with siliceous stones

Brief Profile Description

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

0541v    RHEIDOL Eutric Endogleyic Cambisols
0541w    Newnham Eutric Endogleyic Cambisols
0572m    SALWICK Eutric Endogleyic Cambisols
0831c    WIGTON MOOR Eutric Endogleyic Cambisols

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Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 13

Representative Profiles: 2

Auger Bores: 204

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