Three reported in the water in Dartmouth Harbour.

Launch No: 36
Craft: Spirit of the Dart. D-702
Saturday, 15 August 2009
Location: Dartmouth Harbour

The Coastguard requested the ILB to launch when 2 men and a woman were reported in the river opposite the DHNA offices. No one was found in the water but three people were located on shore by other crew members and taken to the mobile Coastguard team.


Request Received 3:02am
Time at incident 24 minutes
Time to recovery 38 minutes
Back on Service 3:44am


Sea/River State River Calm
Wind Direction Southwest
Wind Strength 1-3 knots

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North Embankment
Devon TQ6 9RR

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