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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RRS Frederick Russell cruise FR18/87

Introduction

This report collates information from the BODC cruise inventory and oceanographic databases. It presents

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RRS Frederick Russell cruise FR18/87
Short name FR18/87
Objectives and Narrative Physical oceanography
Ship RRS Frederick Russell
Departure Port Troon, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1987-08-27
Arrival Port Oban, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1987-09-19
Principal Scientist(s) David J Ellett (Scottish Marine Biological Association)
Responsible Organisation University of Birmingham Department of Geology
Associated Project(s) NANSEN
IHB Sea Areas Visited Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland, Irish Sea and St. George's Channel, North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Marsden Squares Visited 181;1/181;2/181;4/217;2
Work Area Description Irish Sea/Atlantic/ N.W. of Scotland
Work Area Bounding Polygon 50N,10W; 65N,10W; 65N,0E; 50N,0E; 50N,10W
Southern Limit 50N
Northern Limit 65N
Western Limit 10W
Eastern Limit 0E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of samples = 166
Description: 66 in NANSEN data set  
Current meters Quantity: number of stations = 10
Description: 7 deployed;4 months  
Water bottle stations Description:  
Chemical oceanography  
Radioactivity Description: Cs  
Contamination  
Bottom deposits Quantity: number of stations = 84
Description:  
Suspended matter Quantity: number of stations = 12
Description:  
Geology and geophysics  
Core - soft bottom Quantity: number of stations = 5
Description:  
Single-beam echosounding Quantity: track kilometres = 60
Description:  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

No information on datasets is currently available

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
117 CTD/STD cast Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
1 Savonius rotor current meter Date and time
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Moored instrument depth
Temperature of the water column

Note: Parameter terms are taken from the BODC Parameter Discovery Vocabulary XML (SKOS)

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
249187 Savonius rotor current meter 1987-09-01 09:00Z to 1987-09-13 03:00Z 56° 37' N, 6° 24' W Click for more
255918 CTD/STD cast 1987-08-31 12:10Z 56° 52' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
255931 CTD/STD cast 1987-08-31 13:32Z 56° 50' N, 8° 19' W Click for more
255943 CTD/STD cast 1987-08-31 15:02Z 56° 46' N, 8° 0' W Click for more
255955 CTD/STD cast 1987-08-31 17:04Z 56° 43' N, 7° 39' W Click for more
255967 CTD/STD cast 1987-08-31 17:57Z 56° 44' N, 7° 28' W Click for more
255979 CTD/STD cast 1987-08-31 18:50Z 56° 43' N, 7° 19' W Click for more
255980 CTD/STD cast 1987-08-31 20:46Z 56° 43' N, 7° 0' W Click for more
255992 CTD/STD cast 1987-08-31 21:45Z 56° 43' N, 6° 45' W Click for more
256006 CTD/STD cast 1987-08-31 23:04Z 56° 43' N, 6° 27' W Click for more
256018 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-01 00:34Z 56° 40' N, 6° 16' W Click for more
256031 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-01 01:23Z 56° 40' N, 6° 7' W Click for more
256043 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-02 07:02Z 58° 28' N, 6° 22' W Click for more
256055 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-02 08:10Z 58° 33' N, 6° 34' W Click for more
256067 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-02 09:17Z 58° 38' N, 6° 43' W Click for more
256079 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-02 10:23Z 58° 43' N, 6° 55' W Click for more
256080 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-02 11:36Z 58° 48' N, 7° 5' W Click for more
256092 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-02 12:54Z 58° 53' N, 7° 16' W Click for more
256111 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-02 20:49Z 58° 16' N, 5° 18' W Click for more
256123 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-02 21:57Z 58° 16' N, 5° 29' W Click for more
256135 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-02 22:42Z 58° 16' N, 5° 39' W Click for more
256147 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-02 23:39Z 58° 16' N, 5° 49' W Click for more
256159 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-03 00:31Z 58° 16' N, 6° 0' W Click for more
256160 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-03 01:25Z 58° 16' N, 6° 10' W Click for more
256172 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-03 05:08Z 57° 52' N, 6° 35' W Click for more
256184 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-03 05:53Z 57° 51' N, 6° 29' W Click for more
256196 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-03 06:53Z 57° 49' N, 6° 24' W Click for more
256203 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-03 07:29Z 57° 46' N, 6° 19' W Click for more
256215 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-03 08:13Z 57° 43' N, 6° 13' W Click for more
256227 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-03 08:50Z 57° 43' N, 6° 7' W Click for more
256239 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-03 09:27Z 57° 43' N, 6° 1' W Click for more
256240 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-03 10:14Z 57° 43' N, 5° 54' W Click for more
256252 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-06 22:18Z 60° 25' N, 8° 46' W Click for more
256264 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-06 23:09Z 60° 22' N, 8° 46' W Click for more
256276 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 00:12Z 60° 19' N, 8° 46' W Click for more
256288 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 01:03Z 60° 16' N, 8° 46' W Click for more
256307 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 01:55Z 60° 15' N, 8° 46' W Click for more
256319 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 03:10Z 60° 13' N, 8° 46' W Click for more
256320 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 04:31Z 60° 10' N, 8° 48' W Click for more
256332 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 05:57Z 60° 4' N, 8° 46' W Click for more
256344 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 07:12Z 60° 0' N, 8° 46' W Click for more
256356 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 08:51Z 59° 58' N, 8° 34' W Click for more
256368 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 10:21Z 60° 1' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
256381 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 11:35Z 60° 4' N, 8° 24' W Click for more
256393 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 12:55Z 60° 9' N, 8° 18' W Click for more
256400 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 14:12Z 60° 12' N, 8° 13' W Click for more
256412 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 15:56Z 60° 14' N, 8° 10' W Click for more
256424 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 17:56Z 60° 10' N, 7° 52' W Click for more
256436 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 19:18Z 60° 7' N, 7° 41' W Click for more
256448 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 20:25Z 60° 9' N, 7° 46' W Click for more
256461 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-07 20:36Z 60° 9' N, 7° 46' W Click for more
256473 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 10:49Z 60° 16' N, 8° 6' W Click for more
256485 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 11:59Z 60° 19' N, 8° 0' W Click for more
256497 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 13:41Z 60° 26' N, 7° 50' W Click for more
256504 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 16:51Z 60° 30' N, 8° 16' W Click for more
256516 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 18:45Z 60° 22' N, 8° 24' W Click for more
256528 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 19:44Z 60° 19' N, 8° 25' W Click for more
256541 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 20:37Z 60° 18' N, 8° 28' W Click for more
256553 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 21:33Z 60° 15' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
256565 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-08 22:43Z 60° 12' N, 8° 31' W Click for more
256577 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 00:15Z 60° 9' N, 8° 35' W Click for more
256589 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 01:23Z 60° 6' N, 8° 37' W Click for more
256590 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 03:23Z 60° 6' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
256608 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 05:09Z 60° 11' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
256621 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 06:08Z 60° 13' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
256633 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 06:57Z 60° 14' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
256645 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 08:14Z 60° 16' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
256657 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 09:18Z 60° 18' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
256669 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 10:18Z 60° 19' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
256670 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 11:18Z 60° 22' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
256682 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 13:02Z 60° 15' N, 9° 13' W Click for more
256694 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 14:39Z 60° 18' N, 9° 10' W Click for more
256701 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 15:53Z 60° 19' N, 9° 10' W Click for more
256713 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 17:09Z 60° 23' N, 9° 9' W Click for more
256725 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 18:33Z 60° 31' N, 9° 5' W Click for more
256737 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-09 19:48Z 60° 39' N, 9° 1' W Click for more
256749 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-11 13:44Z 61° 28' N, 7° 16' W Click for more
256750 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-11 14:54Z 61° 24' N, 7° 31' W Click for more
256762 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-11 15:50Z 61° 22' N, 7° 37' W Click for more
256774 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-11 16:57Z 61° 19' N, 7° 45' W Click for more
256786 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-11 18:02Z 61° 16' N, 7° 51' W Click for more
256798 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-11 19:18Z 61° 14' N, 7° 58' W Click for more
256805 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-11 20:25Z 61° 13' N, 8° 4' W Click for more
256817 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-11 21:34Z 61° 13' N, 8° 12' W Click for more
256829 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-15 11:49Z 60° 34' N, 7° 30' W Click for more
256830 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-15 13:46Z 60° 40' N, 7° 45' W Click for more
256842 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-15 15:29Z 60° 46' N, 8° 0' W Click for more
256854 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-15 16:52Z 60° 49' N, 8° 10' W Click for more
256866 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-15 17:56Z 60° 52' N, 8° 19' W Click for more
256878 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-15 18:56Z 60° 56' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
256891 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-15 19:44Z 61° 0' N, 8° 40' W Click for more
256909 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-15 20:55Z 61° 4' N, 8° 25' W Click for more
256910 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-15 21:51Z 61° 10' N, 8° 34' W Click for more
256922 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-15 23:02Z 61° 16' N, 8° 45' W Click for more
256934 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-16 00:17Z 61° 22' N, 8° 55' W Click for more
256946 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-16 01:29Z 61° 28' N, 9° 4' W Click for more
256958 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-16 02:45Z 61° 34' N, 9° 15' W Click for more
256971 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-16 04:13Z 61° 40' N, 9° 25' W Click for more
256983 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 04:43Z 57° 31' N, 6° 40' W Click for more
256995 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 05:25Z 57° 31' N, 6° 44' W Click for more
257009 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 06:13Z 57° 33' N, 6° 48' W Click for more
257010 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 06:56Z 57° 34' N, 6° 54' W Click for more
257022 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 07:26Z 57° 35' N, 6° 59' W Click for more
257034 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 08:08Z 57° 36' N, 7° 4' W Click for more
257046 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 10:50Z 57° 8' N, 7° 10' W Click for more
257058 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 11:48Z 57° 5' N, 7° 0' W Click for more
257071 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 12:43Z 57° 2' N, 6° 49' W Click for more
257083 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 13:29Z 57° 6' N, 6° 44' W Click for more
257095 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 14:15Z 57° 10' N, 6° 39' W Click for more
257102 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 14:58Z 57° 13' N, 6° 34' W Click for more
257114 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 15:41Z 57° 16' N, 6° 33' W Click for more
257126 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 16:19Z 57° 18' N, 6° 32' W Click for more
257138 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 18:59Z 56° 58' N, 6° 37' W Click for more
257151 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 19:43Z 56° 56' N, 6° 29' W Click for more
257163 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 20:28Z 56° 54' N, 6° 21' W Click for more
257175 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 21:18Z 56° 51' N, 6° 12' W Click for more
257187 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 21:51Z 56° 49' N, 6° 4' W Click for more
257199 CTD/STD cast 1987-09-18 22:37Z 56° 48' N, 5° 55' W Click for more

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