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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Robert D. Conrad
Cruise: RC15 (RC1505)
Sample: 005RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -48.4666
Longitude: -55.2333
Water Depth(m): 2915 to 2394
Date: 19720227
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 45.36 kg
Comments: ~100 lbs
Description: Assorted rocks. Most appear to have been broken off previous to dredge, but show few signs of transport. Some sedimentary bedding apparent in a few shale (?) specimens. Some volcanics present. Much manganese crust.