RRS Shackleton S10/82

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS Shackleton (74SF)
Cruise identifierS10/82
Cruise period1982-11-02 — 1982-11-29
Chief scientistE John W Jones (University College London, Department of Geology)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Track chartsRRS Shackleton S10/82 cruise track — trk2910.html
Geology and geophysics 
DredgeQuantity: number of deployments = 4
GrabQuantity: number of deployments = 44
Description: chemical analysis of sediments; palaeontology
Bottom photographyQuantity: number of deployments = 2
Single-beam echosoundingQuantity: track kilometres = 4630
Single channel seismic reflectionQuantity: track kilometres = 1020
Gravity measurementsQuantity: track kilometres = 3889.2
Magnetic measurementsQuantity: track kilometres = 3518.8