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RV Tellina 8A/67

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier8A/67
Cruise period1967-09-22 — 1967-09-27
Port of departureFalmouth, United Kingdom
Port of returnFalmouth, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To study, by the use of divers, the shape of the 1/2 scale Boris Skagen trawl as normally used and when inverted and used in midwater.
2. To progressively build up the original square to make a shelf of netting between the lower bridles.
3. Still and cine camera photographs will be taken of the gear underwater
to show each modification.
Chief scientistJ P Bridger (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 8A/67 cruise report tellina08a_67.pdf — access key 'C' (0.17 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Biology and fisheries 
Gear researchDescription: Boris Skagen trawl inversion tests
Gear researchQuantity: number of dives = 4
Description: underwater observations and tests