25/10/16 14:02 – 14:56
Request by Aberdeen Coastguard to assist a small creel boat fanned up on creel ropes (ropes around propeller) off Cellardyke harbour, with 1 person on board.
ILB launched and located the casualty, being assisted by another vessel, the ILB crew took over the tow and using a bridal and tow rope proceeded to Anstruther harbour where the casualty was beached in an "alongside tow".
No further assistance required the Lifeboat re-housed
Weather – Part cloudy
Visibility - Good
Wind – Light airs 225
Sea state – Calm