SS4531 : Lifeboat tractor, Appledore

near to Appledore, Devon, Great Britain

Lifeboat tractor, Appledore
Lifeboat tractor, Appledore
This tractor unit is designed to take the station's Atlantic 75 Inshore LifeBoat (ILB) "Douglas Paley", B-742, on its trailer, from the Lifeboat Station to the sea and back again.
This has since been replaced by the Atlantic 85-class Rib B-861 "Glanely" LinkExternal link
The station also has a Tamar class All Weather Lifeboat ALB "Mollie Hunt " ON-1296 16-16 LinkExternal link , which is moored up opposite the station, and can be seen in the background, over the tractor.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 July, 2012   (more nearby)
Friday, 13 July, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Docks, Harbours  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 4588 3101 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:3.4615N 4:12.0328W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 4588 3100
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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