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Smith Point Sea Rescue


Smith Point Sea Rescue personnel will contact everyone who purchased a ticket and provide a refund.

 Should you have any questions or problems obtaining a refund, please contact Jim at:

THANK YOU to Little River Seafood and all who purchased tickets for the Roast.

 Reason for Cancellation

The inclement weather has prevented the oystermen from harvesting oysters in time for the event.

Little River Seafood - Oyster Roast Host
Purcell's Seafood Oyster Roast - Provides oysters


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FACEBOOK page at .

Donations can be mailed to:

      Smith Point Sea Rescue
      P.O. Box 662
      Burgess, VA 22432

   Your safety is our primary concern.



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  • Buzzards Point Marina - Fishing Derby Host,Weighing Station

Olverson's Marina - Rescue III Station

  • Little River Seafood - Oyster Roast Host
  • Purcell's Seafood Oyster Roast - Oysters
  • Norview Marina - Fishing Derby Host, Weighing Station
  • Lewisetta Marina
  • WKWI-FM 101.7
  • WIGO-FM 104.9
  • Premium Beverage Inc - Beer Distributors
  • Coors Brewing Co. - Official Beer of the Derby
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    December 2014 ACTIVITY

   Immediate Release

January 6, 2015

 Smith Point Sea Rescue responded to a variety of calls for assistance which are listed below.  Smith Point Sea Rescue can be reached 24/7 by calling on channel 16 or by calling 911.  Rescue I and Rescue II are based on the Great Wicomico River and Rescue III is located on Lodge Creek off of the Yeocomico River.

 December 13th at 11:30 AM Rescue I responded to a call from a 24’center console boat 2 miles north of the Great Wicomico Light with 5 aboard whose engine would not start.  The boat with its seasick passengers was towed to Smith Point Marina.  Time on call 3 hours.

 December 28th Rescue I responded to a call from a 24’ sedan cabin cruiser with 2 aboard just south of Smith Point Light.  The captain reported he had 1/3 of a tank of gas but the engine quit.  Rescue I gave them 5 gallons of gas, the engine started and Rescue I followed them to Smith Point Marina.  Time on call 2 ½ hours.

 Smith Point Sea Rescue is a totally volunteer rescue unit which serves boaters from Ragged Point to the mouth of the Potomac River, south to the Rappahannock River and across to the eastern shore.  Smith Point Sea Rescue can be reached 24/7 by calling on channel 16 or by calling 911. The organization receives no governmental monetary support and depends solely on donations to fund their operations for the year.






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