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MV Whitethorn CSU II 72/W1

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Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)MV Whitethorn (74WT)
Cruise identifierCSU II 72/W1
Cruise period1972-02-27 — 1972-04-05
Chief scientistC E Deegan (Institute of Geological Sciences, Edinburgh)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIrish Sea and St. George's Channel
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 215
Description: shipek grabs
Core - rockQuantity: 71
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 256
Description: 125 vibrocorer;131 sedim.corer;physical/chemical analysis
In-situ seafloor measurement/samplingQuantity: 5
Description: drilling was by wire line
Single channel seismic reflectionQuantity: track kilometres = 730
Description: some kelvin hughes transit sonar work was completed in conj.with the ore pinger seismic profiles