Fishing boat with no engine

Boat Launched : Atlantic 85

Date : 26 October

Launched at : 12:22

Returned at : 13:05

Weather : SW F5 wind

A fishing boat was stuck on Pilsey Sands with a failed engine and having lost it’s auxillary outboard engine which had fallen off the transom. the Atlantic 85 was launched, reached close to the vessel and a crew member walked across to the fishing boat, recovered their outboard and passed a tow line to pull them off the bank into deeper water. An alongside tow was rigged and the boat taken to Sparkes Marina.

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Service Numbers 2018

Total Launches: 14
Atlantic 85: 9
D-Class: 5

Services Totals

2015 - 67
2014 -77
2013 - 86
2012 - 77

Tide Times
Tide Times & Heights for Chichester Harbour (Entrance) on Thursday, 23 May 2019
High Tide: 02:57 ( 4.50m )
Low Tide: 08:15 ( 1.10m )
High Tide: 15:30 ( 4.50m )
Low Tide: 20:35 ( 1.40m )
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