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 Vessel Disabled 

Shout Number 10/2012

Date/Time: 10/04/2012 13:40 - 16:03

Called to Port Seton for a Vessel Disabled

People Assisted: 1

The lifeboat was requested to launch after the Coastguard received a report of a vessel suffering from gearbox failure off Port Seton.

The lifeboat arrived to find the casualty vessel anchored approximately one mile off Port Seton. The fishing boat was also taking water from a burst bilge pump.

The casualty was taken under tow back to Port Seton.

Boat Crew: L Fisher, M Chalmers, B McAndrew
Shore Crew: H Morrison, M McGarva