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 Vessel Adrift 

Shout Number 28/2011

Date/Time: 24/09/2011 13:13 - 13:50

Called to Burntisland for a Vessel Adrift

People Assisted: 2

The lifeboat was launched to reports of a broken down 16 foot motor cruiser in Burntisland Bay, approximately 600m off the Beacon Leisure Centre.

The casualty had two engines but both had failed. There were 2 males onboard.

A small sailing boat had taken them under tow until the lifeboat arrived.

The lifeboat assisted the boat and 2 crew to the slipway.

Boat Crew: L Fisher, M Brown, B Paton, I Tulloch
Shore Crew: S Creighton