Cruise inventory

RRS James Clark Ross JR20020712 (JR76)

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS James Clark Ross (74JC)
Cruise identifierJR20020712 (JR76)
Cruise period2002-07-12 — 2002-07-31
StatusCompleted
Port of departureStornoway, United Kingdom
Port of returnPortsmouth Harbour, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesThe operational aims of the survey project were:
1. To carry out a planned programme of 2100 km of marine geophysical surveying to link into existing data.
2. Run additional lines if any of the lines showed any unexpected or interesting seismic reflectors.
3. Identify windows in the Palaeogene lavas.
Chief scientistDavid J Smith (British Geological Survey Marine Operations)
Cruise reportRRS James Clark Ross JR20020712 (JR76) cruise report jr76.pdf — access key 'C' (2.97 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Atlantic Ocean
SpecificNorth Rockall Trough, Northern Hatton Bank.
Track chartsRRS James Clark Ross JR20020712 (JR76) cruise track — jr76trk.pdf (00 MB) 
Measurements 
Geology and geophysics 
Seismic refractionDescription: A number of profiles were created during the cruise. No. of profiles not noted.
Gravity measurementsDescription: A number of profiles were created during the cruise. No. of profiles not noted.
Magnetic measurementsDescription: A number of profiles were created during the cruise. No. of profiles not noted.