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 False Alarm 

Shout Number 13/2013

Date/Time: 31/05/2013 21:35 - 22:35

Called to Prestonpans for a False Alarm

People Assisted: 0

The lifeboat was called to the aid of a small boat seen off Prestonpans with 3 people on board. The occupants had been seen waving and calling to the shore. On arrival, a shoreline search was carried out along with a coastguard unit from Fisherrow. The vessel was eventually located in Port Seton harbour. The occupants had not been in distress, but were calling ashore to a family member.

Boat Crew: S McIlravie, L Fisher, T Wibberley, D Paton
Shore Crew: D Galloway, K Davidson