HMS Endurance End_756

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)HMS Endurance (74ED)
Cruise identifierEnd_756
Cruise period1976-01-11 — 1976-01-27
ObjectivesMagnetic data was recorded on passage lines from the Falklands to South Georgia and on an east-west profile from South Thule in the South Sandwich Islands which was abandoned because the magnetometer failed.
Chief scientistColin P Brett (Institute of Geological Sciences, Edinburgh)
ProjectMarine Geophysics Cruise-Scotia Sea
Cruise reportHMS Endurance End_756 cruise report endurance_756.pdf (1.04 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralSouth Atlantic Ocean
SpecificSouthern Ocean
Geology and geophysics 
Magnetic measurementsDescription: The magnetometer was deployed during the cruise and a number of measurements were made throughout the cruise. No. of measurements not noted.