A mysterious unmanned boat washed up recently on the UK’s Isle of Tiree, drawing the attention of the local coast guard station and the community.
The Isle of Tiree Coastguard Rescue Team were called to a report of an object in the water on September 28. They took photos of the item and posted it their Facebook page in a bid to find out about the origins of the vessel and to find its owner. Members of the public were quick to help out the team and identify the object as an autonomous wave glider, which could easily have traveled miles from home. As of last week the boat’s owner had not yet been found. Read on.