The geology and slopes of the Bristol region

  title={The geology and slopes of the Bristol region},
  author={A. Hawkins},
  journal={Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology},
  pages={185 - 205}
  • A. Hawkins
  • Published 1973
  • Geology
  • Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology
Summary The geology of the Bristol region and its influence on slope development is described. Emphasis is placed on the main lithological variations and their importance to the engineering geologist. Movements in the Carboniferous Limestone, Quartzitic Sandstone Group, Coal Measures, Keuper Marl and Lias Clay Formations are described. 

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