our patch or guard

Find out about the area of responsibility for the Aberdeen Coastguard rescue team

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Aberdeen Coastguard rescue team's patch or guard stretches from Balmedie (NJ 978 183) in the North
to Doonie point (NO 901 910), just south of Muchalls, in the South. This is some 25 miles of coastline.

The type of coastline varies significantly from sandy beaches to sheer granite cliffs.
The area also includes Aberdeen Harbour and the helicopter landing site at Aberdeen Royal infirmary.

Map showing area of coastline covered by aberdeen team

our patch gallery
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Aberdeen Harbour area

Welcoming in the new Lifeboat

Welcoming in the new lifeboat
Looking North towards beach ballroom

Nigg Bay

North of Aberdeen

Cove Harbour

South of Aberdeen

Cove harbour

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This web site reflects the views / humour of some members of the Aberdeen Coastguard Rescue Team only and not the MCA / HM Coastguard
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