Agricultural land classification map of England and Wales
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Agricultural land classification map of England and Wales Explanatory note. by Great Britain. Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food. Agricultural Land Service.

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Published by Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food in London .
Written in English


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Statementprepared with permission on Ordnance Survey outline edition (seventh series) ; scale 1:63360 :
ContributionsSoil Survey of England and Wales.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21833393M

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