Cruise inventory

RRS Shackleton Shack_75

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS Shackleton (74SF)
Cruise identifierShack_75
Cruise period1975-11-06 — 1976-03-13
StatusCompleted
Port of departureDurban, South Africa
Port of returnPunta Arenas, Chile
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesA wide variety of geophysical studies were carried out in the West Scotia Sea and Drake passage areas.
Chief scientistPeter F Barker (University of Birmingham Department of Geological Sciences)
ProjectMarine Geophysics Cruise-Scotia Sea
Coordinating bodyBAS
Cruise reportRRS Shackleton Shack_75 cruise report shackleton_75.pdf — access key 'C' (0.34 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralSouth Atlantic Ocean
SpecificSouthern Ocean
Track chartsRRS Shackleton Shack_75 cruise track — trk1772.html
Measurements 
Geology and geophysics 
Geophysical measurements made at depth