RRS Challenger CH14B/76

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS Challenger (74CH)
Cruise identifierCH14B/76
Cruise period1976-09-28 — 1976-10-03
Port of departurePeterhead, United Kingdom
Port of returnArdrossan, United Kingdom
ObjectivesRecovery of solid rock from outcrop, employing the Consub drill and a gravity corer off the west coast of Scotland.
Chief scientistDaniel Evans (Institute of Geological Sciences, Edinburgh)
Cruise reportRRS Challenger CH14B/76 cruise report ch14_76.pdf (0.33 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
SpecificWest coast of Scotland
Track chartsRRS Challenger CH14B/76 cruise track — ch14_76track.pdf (0.02 MB) 
Geology and geophysics 
Core - rockDescription: Consub drilling.
Multi-beam echosounding