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Cruise inventory

MV Whitethorn 73/WH/13

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)MV Whitethorn (74WT)
Cruise identifier73/WH/13
Cruise period1973-06-20 — 1973-07-03
Chief scientistNigel G T Fannin (Institute of Geological Sciences, Edinburgh), Paul E Binns (Institute of Geological Sciences, Edinburgh)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Geology and geophysics 
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 90
Description: shipek grab
Core - rockQuantity: 12
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 71
Description: 64 sediment;7 vibrocorer;physical/chemical analysis
In-situ seafloor measurement/samplingQuantity: 6
Description: drilling
Single-beam echosoundingQuantity: track kilometres = 628
Long/short range side scan sonarQuantity: track kilometres = 531
Single channel seismic reflectionQuantity: track kilometres = 762