Cruise inventory

RV Corystes COR3B/92

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Corystes (74RY)
Cruise identifierCOR3B/92
Cruise period1992-02-28 — 1992-03-07
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLiverpool, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To recover the Tetrapod, Quadrapod and current meters deployed in sea near Sellafield in February 1992.
2. To collect sediment cores for geotechnical analysis by A James (UMIST).
3. To complete a 24h anchor station in the Eastern Irish Sea.
Additional aims:
4. To recover a Spar Buoy deployed by NERC (POL).
All the aims were successfully completed.
Chief scientistJonathon Mark Rees (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Corystes COR3B/92 cruise report co3b_92.pdf — access key 'C' (0.07 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
SpecificIrish Sea
Track chartsRV Corystes COR3B/92 cruise track — trk3731.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 52
Description: 3 with temperature only
Current metersQuantity: number of recoveries = 3
Description: Moorings with 6 instruments recovered
Chemical oceanography 
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 52
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 52
Description: NO2 + NO3
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 52
Geology and geophysics 
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of stations = 1
Moorings, landers, buoys 
Physical oceanography 
Current meters54° 19' 0" N  3° 47' 59" W — 2 current meters deployed for 35 days.
Current meters54° 34' 0" N  3° 17' 59" W — near bed velocity, 5 Mar-6 Mar 1992 1 day
Current meters54° 21' 0" N  3° 42' 0" W — 2 current meters
Current meters54° 19' 59" N  3° 42' 0" W — near bed velocity, 4 Feb-2 Mar 1992 27 days
Current meters54° 22' 0" N  3° 37' 0" W — 2 current meters
Other physical oceanographic measurements54° 19' 59" N  3° 42' 0" W — near bed velocity, 4 Feb-2 Mar 1992 27 days
Other physical oceanographic measurements54° 34' 0" N  3° 17' 59" W — near bed velocity, 5 Mar-6 Mar 1992 1 day
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
50  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.
3412291992-03-03 14:30 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341229
3412301992-03-03 15:30 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341230
3412421992-03-03 16:30 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341242
3412541992-03-03 17:35 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341254
3412661992-03-03 18:31 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341266
3412781992-03-03 19:31 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341278
3412911992-03-03 20:31 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341291
3413091992-03-03 21:31 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341309
3413101992-03-03 22:30 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341310
3413221992-03-03 23:29 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341322
3413341992-03-04 00:29 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341334
3413461992-03-04 01:30 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341346
3413581992-03-04 02:30 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341358
3413711992-03-04 03:30 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341371
3413831992-03-04 04:30 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341383
3413951992-03-04 05:29 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341395
3414021992-03-04 06:30 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341402
3414141992-03-04 07:28 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341414
3414261992-03-04 08:33 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341426
3414381992-03-04 09:31 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341438
3414511992-03-04 10:30 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341451
3414631992-03-04 11:28 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341463
3414751992-03-04 12:29 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341475
3414871992-03-05 11:34 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341487
3414991992-03-05 12:28 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341499
3415061992-03-05 13:29 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341506
3415181992-03-05 14:29 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341518
3415311992-03-05 15:30 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341531
3415431992-03-05 16:30 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341543
3415551992-03-05 17:30 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341555
3415671992-03-05 18:30 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341567
3415791992-03-05 19:34 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341579
3415801992-03-05 20:29 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341580
3415921992-03-05 21:32 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341592
3416111992-03-05 22:30 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341611
3416231992-03-05 23:27 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341623
3416351992-03-06 00:28 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341635
3416471992-03-06 01:29 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341647
3416591992-03-06 02:30 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341659
3416601992-03-06 03:28 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341660
3416721992-03-06 04:32 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341672
3416841992-03-06 05:30 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341684
3416961992-03-06 06:30 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341696
3417031992-03-06 07:28 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341703
3417151992-03-06 08:29 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341715
3417271992-03-06 09:29 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341727
3417391992-03-06 10:31 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341739
3417401992-03-06 11:27 53° 34' 4" N  3° 18' 15" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341740
3412051992-03-03 12:40 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341205
3412171992-03-03 13:40 54° 33' 3" N  3° 37' 20" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 341217