Burnham-On-Sea Lifeboat Launch Vehicles 


MB-4H Bendy

Talus MB-4H Mk 2

This is the tractor we use for launching the Atlantic Class "Doris Day and Brian, B914. Fully submersible, self recovery ability, only used to launch 3 hours before and 3 hours after high tide.

 MB-4H Technical Info


Known at Burnham-On-Sea as 'Kay's Cart' after the benefactor, Mrs. Kathleen Cartwright, whose donation paid for it, the Softrak is the vehicle we use to launch the D class 'Burnham Reach' at all states of the tide and the B class 'Staines Whitfield' at low tide.

 Softrak Technical Info

Softrak - Kay's Cart