Table 1.

Description of samples used for SHRINKiT tests

Sample numberLocationFormationNGR
Till_slipAldbrough, East Riding of Yorkshire, UKHolderness (landslipped)525667, 439523
Till6Aldbrough, East Riding of Yorkshire, UK (BH3b, 2.5 m)Holderness (Withernsea Member)525667, 439523
Till7Aldbrough, East Riding of Yorkshire, UK (BH3b, 6.8 m)Holderness (Withernsea Member)525667, 439523
Till8Aldbrough, East Riding of Yorkshire, UK (BH3b, 11.5 m)Holderness (Skipsea Till Member)525667, 439523
Till9Aldbrough, East Riding of Yorkshire, UK (BH3b, 14.6 m)Holderness (Skipsea Till Member)525667, 439523
Till10Aldbrough, East Riding of Yorkshire, UK (BH3b, 16.6 m)Holderness (Bridlington Member)525667, 439523
London8Knoll Manor Pit, Dorset, UKLondon Clay397700, 797300
London9Poyle Quarry, Berkshire, UKLondon Clay502800, 176600
London10Stanwell Quarry, Surrey, UKLondon Clay (Palaeostrat. Div.: B1)504900, 174600
London11Hollingson Meads Quarry, Essex, UKLondon Clay (Palaeostrat. Div.: A)545300, 226000
London12Hollingson Meads Quarry, Essex, UKLondon Clay (Palaeostrat. Div.: A)545300, 226000
London13Ockendon Quarry, Surrey, UKLondon Clay (Palaeostrat. Div.: A)561400, 182000
London14Fair Oak Pit, Southampton, Hampshire, UKLondon Clay450400, 118300
London15Fair Oak Pit, Southampton, Hampshire, UKLondon Clay450400, 118300
London16Knowl Hill Quarry, Berkshire, UKLondon Clay481600, 179500
Oxford3Christian Malford, Wiltshire, UK (BH3, 5.1 m)Oxford Clay (Peterborough Member)397676, 179259
Oxford4Christian Malford, Wiltshire, UK (BH3, 5.1 m)Oxford Clay (Peterborough Member)397676, 179259
Oxford5Christian Malford, Wiltshire, UK (BH2, 2.5 m)Oxford Clay (Peterborough Member)398251, 179606
Oxford6Christian Malford, Wiltshire, UK (BH2, 2.5 m)Oxford Clay (Peterborough Member)398251, 179606
TropRed1Subang, Java, Indonesia (Pit 12, 3.0 m)Ferralsol (Older Quaternary Volcanics)786950, 274200
TropRed2Subang, Java, Indonesia (Pit 12, 3.0 m)Ferralsol (Older Quaternary Volcanics)786950, 274200
TropRed3Lembang, Java, Indonesia (Pit 11, 5.0 m)Andosol (Younger Quaternary Volcanics)786950, 246400
TropRed4Lembang, Java, Indonesia (Pit 11, 5.0 m)Andosol (Younger Quaternary Volcanics)786950, 246400
TropRed5Subang, Java, Indonesia (Pit 12, 5.0 m)Ferralsol (Older Quaternary Volcanics)786950, 274200
TropRed6Subang, Java, Indonesia (Pit 12, 5.0 m)Ferralsol (Older Quaternary Volcanics)786950, 274200
Kannav1Melamiou, Paphos District, Cyprus (BH4, 5.0 m)Kannaviou460203, 386267
Kannav2Melamiou, Paphos District, Cyprus (BH4, 5.0 m)Kannaviou460203, 386267
Melange1Arodhes, Paphos District, Cyprus (BH16, 5.0 m)Kathikas (landslipped)443028, 386467
BrickearthOspringe Pit, Faversham, Kent, UK (0.5 m)Upper Brickearth, non-calc (reworked loess)599700, 161164
QuickClayNorway*
Ostend1Happisburgh, Norfolk, UKHappisburgh (Ostend Clay Member)638549, 330815
Gault5Arlesey, Bedfordshire, UK (BH1, AR1, 15.9 m)Gault518870, 234630
  • * Sample provided by Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI); NGR, National Grid Reference (or equivalent grid).