RRS Shackleton S3A/81

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS Shackleton (74SF)
Cruise identifierS3A/81
Cruise period1981-11-21 — 1981-12-06
ObjectivesWest Med 1981.
Chief scientistKeith E Louden (University of Cambridge Department of Earth Sciences)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralMediterranean Sea - Western basin
Track chartsRRS Shackleton S3A/81 cruise track — trk2635.html
Geology and geophysics 
Core - soft bottomQuantity: number of cores = 1
Multi-beam echosounding
Single channel seismic reflectionQuantity: 60
Seismic refractionQuantity: 60
Gravity measurements
Magnetic measurements
Other geological/geophysical measurementsQuantity: 18
Description: heat flow