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 Vessel Aground 

Shout Number 34/2016

Date/Time: 11/10/2016 13:05 - 14:25

Called to Burntisland for a Vessel Aground

People Assisted: 1

Whilst attempting to recover a boat onto a trailer at the Beacon slipway, the vessel lost power and drifted to the side, and aground.

Once the lifeboat arrived onscene, the tide was too far out and following liaison with the owner, it was decided that the owner would attempt to refloat on the next tide.

The lifeboat stood down and returned to station.

Boat Crew: M Chalmers, K Davidson, S Wallace
Shore Crew: S Robinson, A McIlravie