Engine fails to start on yacht anchored in Dart Es
Launch No: 30
Craft: Spirit of the Dart. D-702
Saturday, 20 June 2009
Location: Off Kingswear Castle, Dart Estuary.
A 23ft yacht on passage from Salcombe had dropped anchor in the Dart estuary off Kingswear castle. Their engine failed to start and they requested assistance reaching a berth in Dartmouth. She was towed to the Town Pontoon where they were met by the mobile Coastguard team.