Cruise inventory

RV Clione CLI11/74

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Clione (74CN)
Cruise identifierCLI11/74
Cruise period1974-07-30 — 1974-08-08
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To make a hydrographic survey of the Solent.
2. To compare the performance of the MO21 Plessey, the Aanderraa Model 4 and the Marconi Time Correlated Ocean Current Metering System.
Chief scientistJohn W Talbot (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Clione CLI11/74 cruise report clione11_74.pdf — access key 'C' (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Track chartsRV Clione CLI11/74 cruise track — trk1393.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 25
Description: surface only
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 17
Description: 14 plessey meters on magnetic tape, 3 direct reading meters