Saturday, 24 July 2010

Shallow water on Lough Derg

Killaloe Coast Guard Unit received a Call from valentia stating, Cruiser aground at black mark exiting Killaloe.
Crew paged
DOiC made contact with disabled craft. Skipper stated he was at black mark outside Killaloe. As the craft was not near Killaloe or the next mark was Deer Rock.
Boat launched to search for Disabled Craft.
Craft located on Middle ground.
Craft checked for leaks etc.
Towed off rocks.
Craft could not continue jurney as rudder was not working.
Craft Towed back to Killaloe.

Mobile 2 gave assistance from shore.


21/07/10 11:17am