Retrieval of yacht tender

Launch No: 47
Sunday, 1 November 2009
Location: Dartmouth Harbour

After having berthed the catamaran described in Launch 46 the ILB was tasked to retrieve a 12ft fibre glass yacht tender that had broken free in the strong winds. The tender was retrieved and returned to the yacht.

Time

Request Received 7:40am
Time at incident 4 minutes
Time to recovery 1 hour, 5 minutes
Back on Service 9:08am

Conditions

Sea/River State River Choppy
Wind Direction South
Wind Strength 17-28 knots

Lifeboat Crew

Shore Crew

Station address

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

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