Collision between gill netter Lady Hamilton of Helford and dory Blithe Spirit resulting in netter sinking

Location: Falmouth Bay, Cornwall, England.

Accident Investigation Report 8/2008

Investigation report into marine accident including what happened, safety lessons and recommendations made:

LadyHamiltonBlitheSpiritReport.pdf (763.15 kb)

Annexes (3,135.86 kb)


Report on the investigation of the collision between Lady Hamilton of Helford and Blithe Spirit in Falmouth Bay, Cornwall, England on 3 October 2007.

Published: 15 April 2008

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