SOIL REPORT ON WAINFLEET, ST MARY'S, LINCOLNSHIRE

Author(s): R I Macphail

So called turves used to construct a Medieval drainage floor for salt manufacture were identified through micromorphology as little ripened,laminated estuarine silt and clay deposits which had been cut and lainLocal fen peat used as a fuel appears to have been highly mineralogen--ic.

Report Number:
4880
Series:
AML Reports (Old Series)
Pages:
6
Keywords:
Soil/Sediment

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