Assisted motor cruiser adrift at Stoke Gabriel.

Launch No: 03
Sunday, 17 February 2008
Location: River Dart, off Stoke Gabriel.

A 16 foot motor cruiser with two adults on board, on passage from Totnes, lost power in both engines and requested help from the Coastguard. The vessel was easily identified, adrift off Stoke Gabriel, and was towed to Dittisham where contact was made with the shore based CG team.

Time

Request Received 4:12pm
Time at incident 30 minutes
Time to recovery 58 minutes
Back on Service 5:28pm

Conditions

Sea/River State River Calm
Wind Direction East
Wind Strength 10 knots

Lifeboat Crew

Shore Crew

Station address

RNLI Dart Lifeboat Station
Coronation Park
North Embankment
Dartmouth
Devon TQ6 9RR

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