Cruise inventory

RV Corystes COR11/91

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corystes (74RY)
Cruise identifierCOR11/91
Cruise period1991-11-07 — 1991-11-27
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To continue examination of the distribution of caesium-134 and caesium-137 in coastal waters of the British Isles.
2. To determine concentrations of tritium in the Bristol Channel and other selected areas.
3. To lay the near bed velocity recorder and associated guard buoys near St Bees Head.
Chief scientistT C Doddington (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corystes COR11/91 cruise report co11_91.pdf — access key 'C' (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificNorth Sea and Irish Seas
Track chartsRV Corystes COR11/91 cruise track — trk3719.html RV Corystes COR11/91 cruise track — trk3719b.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 5
Chemical oceanography 
RadioactivityQuantity: number of samples = 166
Description: surface & subsurface caesium
RadioactivityQuantity: number of samples = 47
Description: surface tritium
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
5  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.
3349151991-11-19 11:02 57° 59' 48" N  8° 0' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 334915
3349271991-11-19 23:55 57° 29' 53" N  8° 59' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 334927
3349391991-11-20 05:49 56° 29' 48" N  8° 59' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 334939
3349401991-11-20 11:48 56° 0' 0" N  7° 59' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 334940
3349521991-11-20 19:30 57° 0' 18" N  6° 59' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 334952