The Lifeboats
  • Class: RNLI Tyne lifeboats
  • Designer: Royal National Lifeboat Institution
  • Builder: FBM Marine
  • Built: sometime between 1982 and 1990
  • Top Speed: 18 knots

The Lifeboats reside at the newly constructed lifeboat station, near the pier on Duck's Branch Line, and are used to rescue people in trouble out at sea. Some sailors once dressed up as pirates in order to raise money for a new lifeboat.


The Lifeboats are based on Royal National Lifeboat Institution Tyne-class lifeboats. 9 of these lifeboats are still in service.


The Lifeboats cabs are painted orange, their sides are blue, and their hulls are red. They are lined in white. The RNLI logo is painted on their bows.


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  • The lifeboats bear a slight resemblance to Captain.


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