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 Vessel Disabled 

Shout Number 22/2011

Date/Time: 22/08/2011 04:55 - 08:10

Called to Aberlady Bay for a Vessel Disabled

People Assisted: 2

The Lifeboat was launched following a request for assistance from the 32' motor yacht 'Shona'.

The vessel, on passage from Peterhead, had suffered a fuel line blockage and was found drifting to the east of the Aberlady bay anchorages.

The casualty vessel was taken in tow to Fisherrow harbour.

The lifeboat then returned to station to be prepared for it next mission, before the crew all headed to their respective workplaces.

Boat Crew: N Chalmers, B Paton, I Tulloch, P Lazarczyk
Shore Crew: B Crow, M Davidson