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Richard Watson

ALB Coxswain

ILB Senior Helmsman (Retired)

Launcher/ILB Tractor

LMG: Lifeboat Coxswain

Crew Number: 1

Joined: 21/12/1986

Last Launch

Launch Date:

Sunday 30 April 2017

Launch Time:

06:04

Recover Time:

10:45 (4hrs 41mins)

Lifeboat:

ALB 13-17 Joel and April Grunnill

Conditions:

Clear. Choppy, E, F5

Outcome:

Assisted

Details:

Skegness all-weather Shannon class lifeboat was tasked by UK Coastguard to assist a yacht, aground in the mouth of the river Haven/Welland in the area of Tabs Head.

The vessel was towed off the banks on the rising tide and was taken down the River Welland and mored at Fosdyke Bridge.

ALB returned to station.

Latest Launches

30/04/2017 06:04

Assisted

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Total Launches 2017

4

ILB Launches 2017

Inshore Lifeboat Launches

1

ALB Launches 2017

All-weather Lifeboat Launches

3

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