ON958 Laura Moncur's Service record

YEAR

TIME

ASSISTANCE GIVEN

SOURCE

21st July 1961

4.10pm>4.55pm

Aircraft reported missing, then safe

 

18th August 1962

3.05pm>6.20pm

An aircraft, rendered assistance

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats

15th March 1964

9.25pm>12.30am

Trawler JUNIPER of Aberdeen, stood by

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats, George Jappy Notes

16th November 1964

5.10pm>8.35pm

Fishing Boat HEATHERY BRAE, escorted boat

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats, George Jappy Notes

9th June 1965

2.35am>5.15am

Fishing Boat MISTLETOE, Gave help & escorted boat

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats, George Jappy Notes

9th December 1965

2.30am>6.00pm 15.5 hrs longest service

Shackleton aircraft, recovered wreckage

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats

4th May 1966

2.10pm>3.10pm

Lobster Boat ROSE, saved boat and 1

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats, George Jappy Recollections

August 1967 11.30 pm Saved boat and 4 George Jappy Recollections

10th September 1967

A fishing boat, saved boat and 1

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats

10th October 1967

1.35am>2.45am

Fishing Boat BRIAR ROSE, saved 8.
Cx'n George Jappy "thanks of the Institution inscribed on Vellum"

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats, George Jappy Recollections

14th December 1968

3.45pm>5.15pm

Yacht THISTLE saved yacht and 5

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats, George Jappy Recollections

March 1969   Searching for 4 canoeists George Jappy Recollections
March 1969   Searching for 2 canoeists George Jappy Recollections

12th August 1969

5.30am>11.00am

Fishing Boat HARVEST MOON saved boat and 4

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats, George Jappy Recollections

19th August 1969

00:30>08:30

Searching for Catamaran and 2, Yacht arrived safely at Balentire

George Jappy Recollections

1st November 1969

19:00>22:00?

Searching for Lobster Boat and 3, Boat arrived safely at Hopeman 20.10

George Jappy Recollections

22nd/23rd January 1970

Fraserborough Lifeboat Disaster, saved 1 & Recovered 4 bodies (not in service's total)

RNLI Official records, George Jappy Recollections

25th January 1970 01:15>03:00 Medivac service, aborted George Jappy Recollections
30th January 1970 01:35> Offered assistance to local boat "Lively Hope P.D.77 George Jappy Recollections

29th September 1970

11.15am>11.50am

Fishing Boat RAY OF HOPE, saved boat and 1

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats, George Jappy Recollections

3rd June 1971 00:35>02:05 Yacht on rocks off Lossimouth North Pier, Re-called. George Jappy Recollections

14th June 1971

23:00>03:15

Yacht La PEROUSE of Dublin, saved boat and 2

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats George Jappy Recollections

8th August 1971 (8/7/71)

23:05>06.45

Yacht Lillian, towed boat to Buckie, saved boat and 1

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats,George Jappy Recollections

30th September 1971 18:10>19:10 Fishing boat on fire, not required. George Jappy Recollections
9th December 1971 02:55>11:02

Coaster Barbera J, stood by.

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats, George Jappy Recollections
25th January 1972 17:10>18:50 Launched to "Small Boat and 2" but not required. Returned to harbour. George Jappy Recollections

March 19th 1972

7.40pm>9.30pm

Whilst on passage to Isle of White, Near Wells Norfolk, Saved boat SEA QUEST, and 4 persons.

RNLI Records

 

Out of service being converted to self righting

Buckie RNLI, Kenny Farquhar.

6th March1975

10.30am>12noon

A raft GALE SWITE, gave help

Buckie RNLI, Kenny Farquhar.

6th April 1975

9.00am>9.42am

Dingy HO HO, saved dingy RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats
30th October 1976 11.00am Tug Monarch Service, injured crew member taken off, RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats
  4.00pm>5.00pm Tug Monarch Service, Returned 2 crew to vessel.  
1st November 1976 10.00pm>1.30pm MV Barbera Anne, search not found till 8.20 am, boat towed to Burghead, saved boat and 2 RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats
12th November 1977   MFV ELO of Grimsby, Escorted vessel. RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats
11th August 1978 12.15am>3.00am MV Star Taurus, towed to harbour. saved boat and 3 RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats
24th July 1980 7.08pm>7.45pm Fishing vessel, towed to harbour. RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats
23rd May 1981 3.57pm>4.45pm MV Star Taurus, towed to harbour, yes same boat! RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats
9th May 1982 10.25am>11.35am Motor boat 3 people saved, boat towed to harbour, saved boat and 3 RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats
30th May 1982 11.45pm>1.00am MV Blue Dawn, towed to harbour, saved boat and 3 RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats
19th August 1982 3.18am>6.30am

MFV Fram, boat grounded, stood by.

RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats
27th January 1983 2.55pm>5.00pm MFV Robert Scott, escorted vessel to harbour RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats
18th July 1983 9.25am>10.15am Salmon cobble Melrose II, towed to harbour, saved boat and 5 RNLI Records, 150 years of Buckie lifeboats

18th July 1983

Last call out for "Laura Moncur" at Buckie

Buckie RNLI, A Robertson.

Whilst stationed at Buckie   Total of 66 services, 39 Lives Saved.

(Services in RED from G Jappy notes, and some maybe on Relief Boats, Some missing from RNLI Records? To View Notes click HERE)

 
Relief Fleet      

25th September 1984

Housed in Teesmouth Boathouse, 2 Launches, 6 lives saved.

RNLI log book.

17th January 1985

Fishguard to Angle served there until  14th May 1985. 1 Launch.

RNLI log book. RNLI Records

25th May 1985

2.30am>6.45am

Yacht 6 miles n/e Puffin island, towed yacht to Beaumaris (Medical)

RNLI log book.

15th July 1985

23.05pm>1.19am Pandora class yacht, towed to harbour (Beaumaris) RNLI log book.

2nd June 1986

00:30am>07:00am

Howth, Launched to go to converted trawler "Onward" (Details)

Rupert Jeffares LOM - Howth

29th July 1986

19.05pm>23.30pm

Motor Yacht Altonia taking on water towed to Salcombe

RNLI log book.

14th August 1986

2.00am>6.50am

Yacht George Glasson towed to Salcombe

RNLI log book.

25th September 1986

21.20pm>1.00am

Red flares spotted, searched, nothing found.

RNLI log book.

24th December 1986   Appeldore, Yacht Born Free (Details) RNLI log book. Appeldore RNLI, Martin Cox

6th March 1987

 

Appeldore, Towed in a landing craft(MOD)LCU3508

RNLI log book.Appeldore RNLI, Martin Cox

28th March 1987   Appeldore, Assist a small tug caught under a jetty Appeldore RNLI, Martin Cox
Whilst on Relief Total of 12 services, 8 Lives Saved
  Total of 78 services, 47 Lives Saved
     

If you have any information, corrections etc. then please email me at on958@lifeboat-laura-moncur.co.uk

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