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Harwich: Lifeboat sees yacht with faulty motor to shore

16:11 20 April 2014

Lifeboat launched to assist yacht

Lifeboat launched to assist yacht


A lifeboat crew ensured a yacht made it safely back to shore after breaking down off the Harwich coast.


Harwich lifeboat launched at 3.38pm following a call from a 26ft yacht with a faulty motor.

The crew reached the yacht to find that the person on board had managed to restart the motor. They followed the vessel to shore at Woolverstone Marina.



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