There were mixed emotions on display at Wicklow on Sunday 28th April 2019 when a ceremony of celebration was held to mark the retirement of the last magnificent Tyne Class lifeboat in RNLI service. After some 30 years on station, she was also, coincidentally, the last steel hulled RNLI lifeboat in service too, after an unbroken 55 year run from 44-001 coming into service … [Read More...] about Last Tyne Class in RNLI Service retires after 30 years on station at Wicklow
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