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 Vessel Adrift 

Shout Number 16/2008

Date/Time: 28/06/2008 09:25 - 10:05

Called to Burntisland for a Vessel Adrift

People Assisted: 2

Whilst out on a routine training exercise, the lifeboat crew overheard a distress call from a 14ft motor boat called "Boomerang", adrift with engine failure and heading towards the Black Rock in string winds and building waves. The lifeboat took the boat in tow and returned it to Burntisland.

Boat Crew: S McIlravie, N Chalmers, M Brown
Shore Crew: P Wibberley