Machinery failure No. 26/2012
Sunday, 24 June 2012 17:00
Station: DUN LAOGHAIRE 24/06/2012 Lifeboat No: D-731 GIN: DUB0790/12
Launch: 13:11 Return: 14:02 H/W: 15:38
Type of casualty: LEIS FISHING FISHING VESSEL (LEISURE) FISHERMAN 17
Cause of Service: MACHNRY FAIL
Wind: NW Force: 4 MODERATE BRE Visibility: GOOD Sea: SLIGHT Weather: PART CLOUDY
Request from Dublin C/G to launch to the assistane of a leisure boat with 4 POB broken down off Dun Laoghaire Harbour mouth. Loacated casualty and towed to the Coal Quay Dun Laoghaire.
Fouled anchor No. 25/2012
Friday, 22 June 2012 17:00
Station: DUN LAOGHAIRE 22/06/2012 Lifeboat No: ON1200 GIN: DUB0776/12
Launch: 16:34 Return: 17:35 H/W: 13:10
Type of casualty: POWERED BOAT POWERED BOAT
Cause of Service: FOULED PROP
Wind: W Force: 5 FRESH BREEZE Visibility: GOOD Sea: CHOPPY Weather: OVERCAST
Casualty fouled her prop on her own anchor line. Located, resolved and escorted back to Dun Laoghaire.