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

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
10.37pm 4 August 2022
10.24pm 4 August 2022
2.10am 19 July 2022
1.26pm 18 July 2022
12.27pm 16 July 2022
6.15am 16 July 2022
6.13am 16 July 2022
5.50am 13 July 2022
4.12pm 6 July 2022
12.52pm 22 June 2022
11.57pm 18 June 2022
5.44pm 25 May 2022
2.14am 11 April 2022
2.02am 11 April 2022
3.59pm 30 March 2022

Today's weather

26°C Sunshine
Min: 18°C Max: 26°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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