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

1.35pm 23 April 2019
11.05am 20 April 2019
10.05am 20 April 2019
2.42pm 25 March 2019
11.51am 27 February 2019
6.14pm 3 February 2019
6.10pm 3 February 2019
8.54pm 29 January 2019
12.58pm 8 September 2018
4.14pm 17 August 2018
11.18am 14 August 2018
12.52pm 12 August 2018
9.00am 30 July 2018
6.31am 18 July 2018
3.44pm 14 July 2018
11.16pm 1 July 2018
7.52am 30 June 2018
1.10am 28 June 2018
1.09am 28 June 2018
9.52am 21 June 2018

Today's weather

16°C Rain
Min: 8°C Max: 16°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Barrow Lifeboat Station
Piel Street
Roa Island
Barrow-in-Furness
LA13 0QQ

Station phone number

01229 820941

Accessibility

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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