soils of the Glastonbury district of Somerset.
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Published by Soil Survey in Rothamsted Experimental Station .
Written in English

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SeriesMemoirs of the soil survey of Great Britain:England and Wales
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Open LibraryOL21475347M

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Soil Survey of Somerset County Area and Parts of Franklin and Oxford Counties, part of the technical assistance furnished to the Somerset County, Franklin County, and Oxford County Soil and Water Conservation Districts. Soil maps in this survey may be copied without permission. Enlargement of these maps, however, could cause. Some legends have it that Joseph buried the Grail at the foot of Glastonbury Tor, whereupon a spring of blood gushed forth from the ground. There is a well at the base of the Tor, Chalice Well, and the water that issues from it does indeed have a reddish tinge to it, from the iron content of the water. Somerset is a rural county in southwest England with an area of 4, square kilometres (1, sq mi). It is bounded on the north-west by the Bristol Channel, on the north by Bristol and Gloucestershire, on the east by Wiltshire, on the south-east by Dorset, and on the south west and west by county divides into four main geological regions, spanning the Silurian, the Devonian and the. Soil Surveys. Soil Surveys show soil characteristics and capabilities and help people better understand soils and their use. An important tool for community planning, soil surveys are regularly requested by consultants, land use planners, and appraisers. This data is available online and from local NRCS and Soil Conservation District offices.

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