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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Alvin
Cruise: ALV-783
Sample: 2
Device: dredge
Latitude: 41.0435
Longitude: -66.35266
Water Depth(m): 1403
Date: 19770830
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: canyon, submarine
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Comments: Calcareous glauconitic sandstone: 40% terrigenous - quartz, feldspar, mica, 3-5% glauconite; echinoderm fragments, bryozoans, foraminifera, pelleted intraclasts, pelecypod fragments, coralgal material, phosphatic fossil fragments. Lower Cretaceous?.