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RESCUING ELEVEN PERSONS AT SEA. The Inverness Courier says, that on Friday evening as darkness was coming on, the Helens, of Alloa, Capt. Grinly, on her way from Thurso to Inverness, fell in with a -boat nearly twelve miles at sea, off the coast of Helmsdale. It contained five women, three children, and three men; the sails were torn to shreds, there were no oars, the boat itself was badly injured, and she was drifting' helplessly to sea. Captain Grinly bore down upon them, and was immediately greeted with cries of anguish and distress from the women and children, who, wet, cold, and much alarmed for their safety were with difficulty removed from the boat to the deck of the Helens. It appears that the same, day the party had started from Helmsdale intending, now that the herring fishing is over, to sail to Brora, where they usually resided. The wind was from the south-west, and it was expected that after a pretty long run out to sea, they would have been able to make Brora at the next tack but it shifted suddenly, and came on to blow violently. The sails tore away and became useless, and the boat having suffered a good deal in the fishing season, when there was not much time to repair her, was making water very rapidly; in this condition they were driven out to sea, and were providentially seen by Captain Grinly. He gave them hot tea and other refresh- ments, and gradually they recovered heart and spirits. One of the women suffered much from wet and cold; for a long time after the rescue she was extremely sick and weak,. but she, too, ulti- mately came round. They were all safely landed at Tarbatness, deeply grateful to Captain Grinly and the crew of the Helens.

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