River search for overdue Folkboat.

Launch No: 06
Friday, 18 April 2008
Location: River Dart, Totnes to the estuary.

The Coastguard requested a launch to search the river Dart for an overdue 27 foot Folkboat, "Gibbon" that was reported on the Dart one week ago. Nothing was found.

Time

Request Received 12:00pm
Time to recovery 2 hour, 5 minutes
Back on Service 2:18pm

Conditions

Sea/River State River Calm Light showers
Wind Direction East
Wind Strength 5 knots

Lifeboat Crew

Shore Crew

Station address

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

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