Shout Number 20/2009
Date/Time: 03/05/2009 04:04 - 07:00
Called to Longniddry for a Vessel Aground
People Assisted: 2
The lifeboat was called to assist in the search for a catamaran yacht that had run aground following engine failure somewhere between Cockenzie power station and North Berwick. The lifeboat from North Berwick was already searching.
The yacht was located by a coastguard response unit, aground at Fernie Ness, Longniddry and both lifeboats converged to assist. It was refloated with the incoming tide and towed to Port Seton harbour.
Boat Crew: S McIlravie, B Paton, L Williams
Shore Crew: N Soutar