Cruise inventory

RRS John Murray JM11/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS John Murray (74MJ)
Cruise identifierJM11/81
Cruise period1981-08-12 — 1981-08-27
StatusCompleted
Port of departureLiverpool, United Kingdom
Port of returnBarry, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesThe continuation of investigations of the shallow geology of the Malin/ Hebridean Sea area with particular reference to the nature and distribution of the Quaternary sediments.
Chief scientistR J Whittington (University of Wales Aberystwyth Department of Geology)
Cruise reportRRS John Murray JM11/81 cruise report john_murray11_81.pdf — access key 'C' (0.11 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Track chartsRRS John Murray JM11/81 cruise track — trk2630.html RRS John Murray JM11/81 cruise track — trk2630a.html RRS John Murray JM11/81 cruise track — trk2630b.html RRS John Murray JM11/81 cruise track — trk2630c.html RRS John Murray JM11/81 cruise track — trk2630d.html RRS John Murray JM11/81 cruise track — trk2630e.html RRS John Murray JM11/81 cruise track — trk2630f.html RRS John Murray JM11/81 cruise track — trk2630g.html
Measurements 
Geology and geophysics 
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 6
Single channel seismic reflectionQuantity: track kilometres = 2592.8
Description: analogue trace