RV Clione CLI7/67
Cruise summary report
|Ship name (ship code)||RV Clione (74CN)|
|Cruise period||1967-08-08 — 1967-08-18|
|Port of departure||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Port of return||Lowestoft, United Kingdom|
|Objectives||1. To moor 7 recording current meter stations at intervals of five and ten miles in the form of a cross, and ascertain how representative of all the readings those at the centre station are.
2. To suspend two Plessey meters and a Direct Reading current meter from one point and thus compare closely the speeds recorded by each over a 12.5 hour tidal period.
3. To test the ion-exchange salinometer, the expendable bathythermograph system and other items of hydrographic equipment.
|Chief scientist||John W Ramster (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)|
|Cruise report||(0.29 MB)|
|Currents measured from ship drift||Description: anchored vessel|
|Other physical oceanographic measurements||Description: moored ocean.station|