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 Person In Water 

Shout Number 37/2010

Date/Time: 07/07/2010 15:10 - 16:10

Called to Portobello for a Person In Water

People Assisted: 1

The lifeboat was called to a canoe that had upturned, with its occupant in the water unable to right it. The crew arrived to find the partially submerged canoe but no people on board or nearby. A search was carried out until it was established that the person was safely ashore. The canoe was brought in for safety reasons and the lifeboat returned to station.

Boat Crew: S McIlravie, M Chalmers, S Wallace
Shore Crew: P Wibberley, G Tulloch