RNLI Barmouth Lifeboat Station

Barrow Lifeboat Station

There has been an RNLI presence in Barrow since 1864. The current station opened in 2001 and houses a Tamar class all weather lifeboat and a D class Inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Barrow Lifeboat Station

1.00pm 23 March 2023
11.33pm 24 December 2022
7.28pm 22 December 2022
11.22am 6 December 2022
11.42pm 1 December 2022
9.16am 19 November 2022
9.11am 19 November 2022
11.32am 12 October 2022
3.19am 3 September 2022
8.16am 28 August 2022
1.10pm 21 August 2022
3.02pm 16 August 2022
12.40pm 16 August 2022
8.37am 15 August 2022
8.37am 15 August 2022
7.47pm 11 August 2022
11.16pm 4 August 2022
10.40pm 4 August 2022
10.40pm 4 August 2022
10.37pm 4 August 2022

Today's weather

10°C Rain
Min: 7°C Max: 10°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Barrow Lifeboat Station
Piel Street
Roa Island
LA13 0QQ

Station phone number

01229 820941


Free council car park available on Roa Island and, with consideration to local residents, there is limited street parking.

Visiting times

Access to the station’s viewing gallery depends on when the station is manned. Please contact the station on 01229 820941 before travelling or pre-book your visit.

Visitor contact

Mike Cumming. For pre-booked station tours and group visits

Visitor contact phone number

07854 712489

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