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 Vessel Sinking 

Shout Number 55/2007

Date/Time: 31/08/2007 18:38 - 19:35

Called to Burntisland for a Vessel Sinking

People Assisted: 3

The lifeboat crew were called to assist a small boat taking on water off Burntisland harbour. The boat, with a small 5 hp engine, had launched from Aberdour and was caught in weather that the small engine couldn't cope with.

The lifeboat crew took 2 people on board the lifeboat and towed the boat into Burntisland harbour.

Boat Crew: N Chalmers, M Brown, B Paton
Shore Crew: N Soutar, E Stoker