Cruise inventory

RV Cirolana CIR1/88

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cirolana (74CZ)
Cruise identifierCIR1/88
Cruise period1988-01-07 — 1988-01-21
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To repeat the anchor stations, with the NBVR deployed, at four locations between Sellfield and Liverpool Bay which were occupied on Cirolana 6B/87.
2. To repeat two lines of stations between Liverpool Bay and St Bee's Head and between Se Bee's Head and the Isle of Man for 238U/234Th and 226Ra/210Pa geochemistry and sediment cores.
3. To deploy current meter array around mooring position S to examine the variability in steady long term flows in the Irish Sea.
4. To deploy the NBVR on the mud patch near St Bee's Head for recovery in March.
5. To complete a line of CTD stations from the Isle of Man to Anglesey.
Chief scientistPaul A Gurbutt (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Cirolana CIR1/88 cruise report ci1_88.pdf — access key 'C' (0.13 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificEastern Irish Sea
Track chartsRV Cirolana CIR1/88 cruise track — ci1_88track.pdf (00 MB) 
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 106
Description: S surface only
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 106
Current metersQuantity: number of deployments = 5
Description: nbvr deployed
Current metersQuantity: number of stations = 4
Description: 8 current meters deployed
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 106
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 106
NitriteQuantity: number of stations = 106
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 106
Contamination 
Suspended matterQuantity: number of stations = 106
Trace metalsQuantity: number of samples = 8
Other contaminant measurementsQuantity: number of samples = 10
Description: particle size
Geology and geophysics 
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 8
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
100  CTD/STD cast
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
1817401988-01-15 08:28 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181740
1817521988-01-15 09:28 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181752
1817641988-01-15 10:27 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181764
1817761988-01-15 11:27 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181776
1817881988-01-15 15:00 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181788
1818071988-01-15 15:59 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181807
1818191988-01-15 16:55 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181819
1818201988-01-15 17:59 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181820
1818321988-01-15 19:00 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181832
1818441988-01-15 19:58 54° 16' 35" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181844
1818561988-01-15 20:59 54° 16' 35" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181856
1818681988-01-15 21:59 54° 16' 35" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181868
1818811988-01-15 22:59 54° 16' 35" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181881
1818931988-01-16 00:01 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181893
1819001988-01-16 01:00 54° 16' 35" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181900
1819121988-01-16 01:59 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181912
1819241988-01-16 02:59 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181924
1819361988-01-16 03:59 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181936
1819481988-01-16 04:58 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181948
1819611988-01-16 05:59 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181961
1819731988-01-16 06:59 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181973
1819851988-01-16 08:00 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181985
1819971988-01-16 08:59 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181997
1820001988-01-16 10:04 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182000
1820121988-01-16 10:59 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182012
1820241988-01-16 11:59 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182024
1820361988-01-16 12:59 54° 16' 29" N  3° 36' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182036
1820481988-01-16 13:58 54° 16' 35" N  3° 36' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182048
1820611988-01-16 14:59 54° 16' 35" N  3° 36' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182061
1820731988-01-16 16:00 54° 16' 17" N  3° 37' 12" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182073
1820851988-01-16 18:14 54° 1' 17" N  3° 32' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182085
1820971988-01-16 20:49 53° 43' 59" N  3° 25' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182097
1821041988-01-16 23:22 53° 28' 41" N  3° 25' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182104
1821161988-01-18 08:39 54° 24' 59" N  3° 33' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182116
1821281988-01-18 11:05 54° 30' 29" N  3° 39' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182128
1821411988-01-18 13:25 54° 29' 29" N  3° 42' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182141
1821531988-01-18 15:34 54° 27' 23" N  3° 48' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 182153
1815921988-01-14 18:28 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181592
1816111988-01-14 19:29 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181611
1816231988-01-14 20:30 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181623
1816351988-01-14 21:30 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181635
1816471988-01-14 22:29 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181647
1816591988-01-14 23:30 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181659
1816601988-01-15 00:30 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181660
1816721988-01-15 01:30 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181672
1816841988-01-15 02:30 54° 0' 59" N  3° 33' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181684
1816961988-01-15 03:30 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181696
1817031988-01-15 04:29 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181703
1817151988-01-15 05:29 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181715
1817271988-01-15 06:29 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181727
1817391988-01-15 07:29 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181739
1810691988-01-11 16:45 53° 28' 35" N  3° 26' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181069
1810701988-01-11 17:59 53° 28' 53" N  3° 26' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181070
1810821988-01-11 18:48 53° 28' 41" N  3° 26' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181082
1810941988-01-11 19:51 53° 28' 41" N  3° 26' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181094
1811011988-01-11 20:52 53° 28' 53" N  3° 25' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181101
1811131988-01-11 21:47 53° 28' 47" N  3° 25' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181113
1811251988-01-11 22:46 53° 28' 41" N  3° 26' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181125
1811371988-01-11 23:43 53° 28' 47" N  3° 25' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181137
1811491988-01-12 00:45 53° 28' 41" N  3° 26' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181149
1811501988-01-12 01:47 53° 28' 53" N  3° 25' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181150
1811621988-01-12 02:45 53° 28' 35" N  3° 26' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181162
1811741988-01-12 03:44 53° 28' 47" N  3° 25' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181174
1811861988-01-12 04:44 53° 28' 47" N  3° 25' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181186
1811981988-01-12 05:43 53° 28' 53" N  3° 25' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181198
1812051988-01-12 06:41 53° 28' 53" N  3° 25' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181205
1812171988-01-12 07:41 53° 28' 47" N  3° 25' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181217
1812291988-01-12 08:46 53° 28' 30" N  3° 26' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181229
1812301988-01-12 09:45 53° 28' 47" N  3° 25' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181230
1812421988-01-12 10:45 53° 29' 17" N  3° 25' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181242
1812541988-01-12 11:45 53° 29' 11" N  3° 24' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181254
1812661988-01-12 12:48 53° 28' 11" N  3° 25' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181266
1812781988-01-12 13:44 53° 28' 47" N  3° 25' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181278
1812911988-01-12 14:43 53° 28' 47" N  3° 25' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181291
1813091988-01-12 15:44 53° 28' 35" N  3° 26' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181309
1813101988-01-12 16:46 53° 28' 35" N  3° 26' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181310
1813221988-01-12 17:49 53° 28' 35" N  3° 26' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181322
1813341988-01-13 16:41 53° 44' 24" N  3° 20' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181334
1813461988-01-13 17:41 53° 44' 35" N  3° 19' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181346
1813581988-01-13 18:40 53° 44' 11" N  3° 20' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181358
1813711988-01-13 19:39 53° 44' 11" N  3° 20' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181371
1813831988-01-13 20:40 53° 44' 17" N  3° 20' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181383
1813951988-01-13 21:38 53° 44' 24" N  3° 20' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181395
1814021988-01-13 22:38 53° 44' 11" N  3° 20' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181402
1814141988-01-13 23:44 53° 44' 17" N  3° 20' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181414
1814261988-01-14 00:40 53° 44' 11" N  3° 20' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181426
1814381988-01-14 01:42 53° 44' 17" N  3° 20' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181438
1814511988-01-14 02:40 53° 44' 17" N  3° 19' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181451
1814631988-01-14 03:40 53° 44' 17" N  3° 19' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181463
1814751988-01-14 04:39 53° 44' 35" N  3° 19' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181475
1814871988-01-14 05:48 53° 44' 17" N  3° 19' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181487
1814991988-01-14 06:38 53° 44' 24" N  3° 20' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181499
1815061988-01-14 07:38 53° 44' 29" N  3° 20' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181506
1815181988-01-14 11:31 54° 1' 29" N  3° 33' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181518
1815311988-01-14 12:31 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181531
1815431988-01-14 13:30 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181543
1815551988-01-14 14:31 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181555
1815671988-01-14 15:30 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181567
1815791988-01-14 16:29 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181579
1815801988-01-14 17:29 54° 1' 5" N  3° 33' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 181580