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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM27 (V2707)
Sample: 019RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 40.6466
Longitude: -9.325
Water Depth(m): 658 to 263
Date: 19691115
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 22.68 kg
Comments: 50 lbs rocks
Description: 3 types of limestone, light gray limestone-slightly burrowed. Brown sandy limestone-occasional burrowing and shell fragments. Dark gray limestone-intensely burrowed, with shell fragments, calcareous worm tubes, and bivalve fossils occasionally present.