Cruise inventory

RRS James Clark Ross JR19920205 (JR001)

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS James Clark Ross (74JC)
Cruise identifierJR19920205 (JR001)
Cruise period1992-02-05 — 1992-03-11
StatusCompleted
Port of departureStanley, Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
Port of returnStanley, Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesThe main objectives were a deep-tow boomer survey of the Antarctic Peninsula outer shelf off Anvers Island, and recovery of 2 sets of current meter moorings (our own and Prof TD Foster's) with associated CTD casts.
Chief scientistPeter F Barker (British Antarctic Survey)
ProjectAntarctic Peninsula and Weddell Sea Geophysics and Physcal Oceanography
Coordinating bodyBAS
Cruise reportRRS James Clark Ross JR19920205 (JR001) cruise report jr01_92.pdf — access key 'C' (1.48 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralSouth Atlantic Ocean
South Pacific Ocean
SpecificWeddel Sea, Byers Peninsula
Track chartsRRS James Clark Ross JR19920205 (JR001) cruise track — jr01_92track.pdf (0.84 MB) 
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurementsQuantity: number of stations = 23
Description: A number of CTD stations were were sampled throughout the cruise.
Current metersQuantity: number of stations = 23
Description: A number of CTD stations were were sampled throughout the cruise.
Contamination 
Suspended matterQuantity: number of samples
Description: A number of surface and deep water samples were collected for sediment analysis. No. of samples not not noted.
Geology and geophysics 
Single-beam echosoundingQuantity: number of surveys = 1
Description: A boomer survey of the Antarctic Peninsula was carried out during the cruise.
Magnetic measurementsQuantity: number of samples = 1
Description: Magnetic data was gathered on route to the Scotia Sea. No. of samples not recorded.
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
23  CTD/STD cast

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
11963181992-02-22 23:43  — 1992-02-23 00:54 64° 13' 29" S  51° 50' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196318
11963311992-02-23 09:45  — 1992-02-23 12:20 64° 5' 48" S  52° 9' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196331
11963431992-02-23 14:30  — 1992-02-23 17:02 63° 57' 17" S  52° 21' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196343
11963551992-02-23 18:40  — 1992-02-23 20:00 63° 49' 5" S  52° 39' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196355
11963671992-02-24 22:00  — 1992-02-25 00:06 63° 41' 6" S  52° 52' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196367
11963791992-02-26 20:00  — 1992-02-26 21:27 62° 25' 56" S  43° 31' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196379
11963801992-02-26 22:50  — 1992-02-27 01:23 62° 34' 45" S  43° 18' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196380
11963921992-02-27 03:30  — 1992-02-27 10:40 62° 45' 54" S  43° 6' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196392
11964111992-02-27 11:58  — 1992-02-27 14:46 62° 57' 51" S  42° 54' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196411
11964231992-02-27 22:25  — 1992-02-28 01:37 63° 9' 29" S  42° 41' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196423
11964351992-02-28 10:12  — 1992-02-28 13:05 63° 16' 59" S  42° 25' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196435
11964471992-02-28 14:35  — 1992-02-28 17:29 63° 24' 6" S  42° 5' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196447
11964591992-02-28 19:30  — 1992-02-28 22:54 63° 31' 0" S  41° 44' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196459
11964601992-02-29 00:18  — 1992-02-29 03:37 63° 39' 29" S  41° 30' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196460
11964721992-02-29 06:20  — 1992-02-29 10:25 63° 47' 39" S  41° 13' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196472
11964841992-02-29 20:25  — 1992-02-29 23:45 63° 54' 47" S  41° 0' 18" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196484
11964961992-03-01 01:50  — 1992-03-01 05:21 64° 4' 18" S  40° 42' 36" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196496
11965031992-03-01 19:20  — 1992-03-01 21:14 61° 47' 17" S  41° 26' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196503
11965151992-03-01 22:25  — 1992-03-02 04:49 61° 53' 15" S  41° 5' 12" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196515
11965271992-03-02 07:11  — 1992-03-02 10:03 61° 48' 56" S  40° 50' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196527
11965391992-03-02 15:25  — 1992-03-02 18:45 62° 4' 50" S  40° 35' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196539
11965401992-03-02 20:40  — 1992-03-02 23:27 62° 16' 9" S  40° 1' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196540
11965521992-03-03 01:30  — 1992-03-03 04:20 62° 21' 20" S  39° 42' 6" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1196552