Retrieval of yacht tender

Launch No: 47
Craft: Spirit of the Dart. D-702
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.


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


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

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Devon TQ6 9RR

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