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 Vessel Disabled 

Shout Number 32/2008

Date/Time: 03/09/2008 13:05 - 14:25

Called to East Inchkeith for a Vessel Disabled

People Assisted: 5

The lifeboat was launched to a Rigid Inflatable Boat which had broken down to the East side of Inchkeith Island. The boat was anchored in shallow water, but the engine would not start.

The lifeboat crew took 4 of the people onboard and towed the RIB into Granton Harbour.

Boat Crew: M Chalmers, J Wibberley, S Wallace
Shore Crew: E Stoker