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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Robert D. Conrad
Cruise: RC16
Sample: 011RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -30.4333
Longitude: -36.0166
Water Depth(m): 1445 to 1714
Date: 19720525
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 36.288 kg
Comments: 80 lbs
Description: Dredge sucessful containing a bioelement and rocks. Rocks many which are boulders in size, but there are several pebbles. They consist primarily of basalt, basic and ultrabasic rocks, sandstones, limestones, coated by ferro-manganese oxide. Numerous manga