Cruise inventory

Excel

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship nameExcel
Cruise period1983-05-11 — 1983-05-13
StatusCompleted
Port of departureIlfracombe, United Kingdom
Port of returnIlfracombe, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesThe principal objective was to replace the offshore marker buoy mooring, which came ashore during gales in March, with a new mooring incorporating greater ballast and less buoyancy. In addition, depending upon time and conditions it wa splanned to:
1. Check coordinates for Rigs 1 and 2.
2. Develop a calibration technique for determining the absolute height of the digiquartz transducer mounted on offshore rig 1.
3. Echosound offshore extensions of the 4 section lines regularly surveyed down to LWM.
4. Carry out land survey of sections.
Chief scientistAlan P Carr (Institute of Oceanographic Sciences Taunton)
Cruise reportExcel  cruise report excel_may83.pdf — access key 'C' (0.06 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBristol Channel
Celtic Sea
SpecificMorte Bay, Woolacombe, N. Devon