2004 Callouts Histoy

11.1.04
ILB launched to report of Red Flares in Queenborough Hbr and River Swale, area searched but nothing found, empty flare containers found ashore. Wstly 7. 1446 – 1545.

17.1.04
ILB launched to person possibly cut off by tide at Garrison Point , nothing found. Wstly 5. 0451 – 0554.

23.1.04
ILB requested to launch to person stuck in mud at Rochester , stood down. Sthly 2. 2117 – 2126.

24.1.04
ILB launched to Red Flares off Hoo Marina, area searched, nothing found. Wstly 3. 2300 – 0100.

31.1.04
ALB launched to person in the water at Chatham, person recovered by CG & Police. SW 9 to 11. 1945 – 2215.

4.2.04
ILB launched to Sailboarder in trouble off Minster, casualty landed ashore to ambulance with shoulder injury. SW 5/6. 1426 – 1545.

13.2.04
ILB launched to overdue RIB from Hoo Marina, 2 pob , search assisted by Rescue 125, nothing found. NW 1. 1437 – 1713.

15.2.04
ILB launched to small tender with 3 pob unable to make headway against tide, casualties re-united with Yacht. SW 3. 2315 – 0025.

23.2.04
ILB requested to craft possibly in trouble in Queenborough Hbr , stood down.

2.3.04
ILB launched to person possibly in the water at Rochester , search carried out nothing found. Wstly 2. 1741 – 1932.

10.3.04
ALB requested to launch to pilot cutter reported to be making water in Sheerness hbr , 2 pob , stood down, craft made hbr ok. Wstly 2.

23.3.04
ILB launched to person in the water at Cuxton , Rescue 125, CG & police assisted, body landed ashore. Nthly 1/2. 1956 – 2231.

24.3.04
ALB diverted from exercise to report of Red Flare off Southend , nothing found. NE 1. 1920 – 2027.

4.4.04
ALB launched to 3 cabin cruisers dragging their anchors in Stangate creek, 7 pob , two craft escorted and one towed to Queenborough Hbr . Wstly 7. 0229 – 0450.

4.4.04
ILB launched to 18ft dayboat with 3 pob , out of fuel in Sheerness hbr , craft towed to Queenborough Hbr . SW 5. 1821 – 1940.

8.4.04
ILB launched to 27ft Motor Sailor aground in Queenborough Hbr , 2 pob , persons landed ashore. NE 5. 1942 – 2039.

18.4.04
ILB launched to craft drifting near Kingsferry Bridge, craft found and towed to shore, no one onboard. Sthly 5. 0947 – 1200.

19.4.04
ILB launched to body in the water off Chatham , body recovered and landed ashore. Wstly F2/3. 1129 – 1407.

27.4.04
ILB launched to craft reported in trouble on Nore Marsh, nothing found. Estly 2. 1048 – 1250.

28.4.04
ALB requested to 30ft cruiser drifting off Queenborough , stood down, craft regained power. NE 4/5.

3.5.04
ILB launched to sailing dinghy off West Shore, 2 pob , casualty escorted to yacht club. NW 3. 1436 – 1510.

7.5.04
ILB launched to Kite surfer in trouble off Minster, casualty made shore, ILB then proceeded to RIB reported drifting off Warden pt, nothing found. NNW 3. 1646 – 1827.

15.5.04
ALB launched to 2 jet skiers reported with hypothermia off Minster, one recovered from angling boat, 2 nd recovered from beach, both landed to ambulance. Estly 1/2. 1426 – 1623.

20.5.04
ILB launched to person fallen from seawall at Rochester , ILB stood down, person assisted by Fire service. Estly 3. 2250 – 0100.

23.5.04
ILB diverted from exercise to person thought to be in trouble onboard craft at Rochester , ILB stood down. Estly 2/3. 1052 – 100.

30.5.04
ALB diverted from exercise to angling boat with wiring fire and disabled in Barrow Channel, 1 pob , casualty towed to Southend . NW 2. 1135 – 1545.

2.6.04
ILB launched to 15ft sail dinghy dragging anchor onto Nore Marsh, 1 pob , casualty towed to safety of Gillingham. NW 4/5. 0307 – 0521.

2.6.04
ILB launched to23ft yacht aground on Queenborough Spit, 4 pob , laid out anchor for craft. Nthly 2. 1712 – 1815.

2.6.04
ILB launched to RIB aground off Hoo Island, 2 pob , placed out anchor for craft, ILB returned to previous yacht and escorted yacht to Queenborough , ILB then returned to RIB and assisted craft to refloat . Nthly 2. 1824 – 2250.

16.6.04
ILB launched to sailing dinghy aground on Copperhouse marsh, 1 pob , due to craft’s position, the person was airlifted to safety. NW 1/2. 1555 – 2010.

17.6.04
ALB launched to Cruiser broken down in Barrow channel, 2 pob , casualty towards Burnham, where it was handed over to Burnham L/B. NE 3. 1900 – 2359.

23.6.04
ILB launched to Sailboarder in trouble off Minster, casualty made shore unaided. SW 7/8. 1845 – 1912.

23.6.04
ALB launched to medivac ill person from Sailing Barge in Stangate Creek, person evacuated and landed ashore to ambulance. SW 7/8. 2235 – 2359.

25.6.04
ALB launched to take over tow of cruiser with 2 pob , at present in tow of Gravesend L/B, casualty towed to Queenborough Hbr . NW 2. 1301 – 1530.

25.6.04
ILB launched to land person from yacht with hand injury in Queenborough Hbr , casualty landed to ambulance. NW 2. 1400 – 1435.

30.6.04
ALB launched to medivac person ill from cabin cruiser in Sharfleet creek, person landed ashore to ambulance and then ALB towed craft into Queenborough Hbr . SW 2. 1106 – 1315.

2.7.04
ILB launched to person in the water at Rochester , ILB stood down, person recovered. SW 2. 0105 – 0110.

2.7.04
ALB launched to yacht aground on West Barrow Bank, 1 pob , 2 L/B crew used XP boat to reach casualty in breaking seas, casualty refloated and towed into Queenborough Hbr . SW 8. 2037 – 0105.

3.7.04
ALB launched to medivac sick crew member from Bulk Carrier in Southend anchorages, person landed ashore to ambulance. Wstly 6. 0859 – 0949

4.7.04
ALB and ILB both launched to report of speedboat sinking off Minster, 6 pob , ILB towed craft ashore. SW 3. 1415 – 1526.

7.7.04
ALB launched to 36ft catamaran with 1 pob drifting off Faversham Creek, Whitstable