Troon RNLI inshore lifeboat launches to vessel with a fouled propeller
At 5.04pm on Thursday 30 June 2022, Belfast Coastguard were notified by the sole occupant of a 35ft motor cruiser that the vessel had a fouled propeller to the northwest of Troon harbour.
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