Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 1/70

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier1/70
Cruise period1970-01-05 — 1970-01-16
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To make an echo and hydrographical survey of the Thames Estuary and
approaches.
2. To sample the echo traces with a mid-water sprat trawl.
3. To obtain samples of the sea bed in any locality where spawning
herring are caught.
4. To obtain inshore samples of sprats and herring with a beach seine
or shrimp trawl.
Chief scientistR J Wood (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 1/70 cruise report tellina01_70.pdf — access key 'C' (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
North Sea
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 42
Geology and geophysics 
Dredge
Long/short range side scan sonarQuantity: number of observations = 9
Description: samp.with mid-water trawl