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 Vessel Disabled 

Shout Number 35/2015

Date/Time: 11/09/2015 14:19 - 15:28

Called to Cockenzie for a Vessel Disabled

People Assisted: 0

The volunteer crew was launched to reports of a sinking boat off Prestonpans. The casualty had been shouting for help as there was no radio on board and the Coastguard had received a number of 999 calls.

Whilst en-route to the area, the ILB was advised that a local boat had the casualty under tow. On arrival at Cockenzie, the lifeboat crew confirmed that the vessel was safely tied up.

Boat Crew: K Davidson, M McGarva, S Baillie
Shore Crew: S Robinson