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Afloat.ie: Ballycotton update–Vessel in Tow

5th January 2010
Afloat.ie: Ballycotton update–Vessel in Tow

Ballycotton's RNLI lifeboat, Austin Lidbury, launched at 08:30 and arrived at the casualty at 09:40. A towline was established and the fishing vessel, with five persons aboard, was taken under tow.  The tow speed was reduced as the wind in the area was fresh, blowing NNE Force 6.  The boats are heading for Ballycotton with an eta of 13:30. Update to follow.

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