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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Robert D. Conrad
Cruise: RC14 (RC1401)
Sample: 003RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -36.75
Longitude: 44.7666
Water Depth(m): 2479 to 2050
Date: 19710211
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 226.8 kg
Comments: ~500 lbs
Description: Mostly ferromanaganese super-nodules, largest 24x24; and Fe-Mn crust on muddy conglomerates. Quartzite- Ice rafted. Vesicular basalt- several boulders- holey and light, vesicles filled with clay mostly. One vesicular basalt and muddy conglomerate, tuff