Boat accompanied to its moorings.

Launch No: 50
Craft: Spirit of the Dart. D-702
Tuesday, 24 November 2009
Location: Dartmouth Harbour

On her way back from the search (Launch 49) the ILB was diverted to accompany a boat unconnected to the incident back to it's mooring in Old Mill Creek before returning to the Lifeboat Station.


Time at incident 25 minutes
Time to recovery 4 hour, 52 minutes
Back on Service 5:07am


Sea/River State River flat with drizzle
Wind Direction West
Wind Strength 15-20 knots

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Shore Crew

Deputy Launch Authority

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

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