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 Vessel Disabled 

Shout Number 08/2013

Date/Time: 08/05/2013 21:22 - 22:15

Called to Kirkcaldy for a Vessel Disabled

People Assisted: 1

The lifeboat was launched after a local creel fishing vessel broke down half a mile east of Kirkcaldy harbour. The boat's spare outboard engine also broke down, leaving the boat stranded.

The lifeboat arrived onscene six minutes after launch, and took the vessel under tow into Kirkcaldy harbour.

Boat Crew: N Chalmers, M Brown, T Wibberley, D Paton
Shore Crew: B Crow, K Davidson