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WINCH line 2 part 2 (S) Regional Project

VSA Author: Taija Torvela
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Date Created: 2009-03-19

The southern part (shotpoints 7100-13929; c. 341 km) of the line WINCH 2, a profile with a total length of 696 km off the western coast of Scotland, England and Wales. This part of the procile crosses the Rathlin Trough, North Channel and Peel Basins. See docs & links of the BIRPS WINCH survey for a location map.


  • Regional Project Administrator:
    • Taija Torvela
  • VSA Author:
    • Taija Torvela

Geological Interpretation

Moho, Continental Crust

Geological Context

Plate Settings and Margins

Orogenic Belt

Basin Setting
Passive Margin

Geographic Context

Physical Geography

Political Geography
Ireland, United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland


Survey Information
Marine, Multichannel 2D, >10s

Data Presentation
Vertical Scale - Time, Amplitude

Image Type
Vertical Profile