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Cruise inventory

RV Edward Forbes 12/78

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Edward Forbes (74EF)
Cruise identifier12/78
Cruise period1978-07-28 — 1978-08-13
Chief scientistBrian D'Olier (City of London Polytechnic Department of Geology)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Track chartsRV Edward Forbes 12/78 cruise track — trk2139.html
Geology and geophysics 
DredgeQuantity: number of deployments = 10
GrabQuantity: number of samples = 5
Description: physical analysis of sediments;paleontology
Single-beam echosoundingQuantity: track kilometres = 1852
Long/short range side scan sonarQuantity: track kilometres = 1481
Single channel seismic reflectionQuantity: track kilometres = 1852