Dunbar lifeboat station

Dunbar Lifeboat Station

Established in 1808, Dunbar Lifeboat Station is located on the south side of the mouth of the Firth Of Forth, approximately 30 miles east of Edinburgh. The crews have been honoured with 12 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Dunbar Lifeboat Station

2.30pm 17 October 2017
2.26pm 17 October 2017
4.28pm 20 September 2017
4.57am 21 August 2017
3.38pm 17 August 2017
10.22am 31 July 2017
6.33pm 24 July 2017
4.06pm 18 July 2017
6.33am 14 July 2017
3.51pm 4 July 2017
7.22pm 1 July 2017
5.23pm 30 June 2017
6.07pm 28 June 2017
6.06pm 28 June 2017
6.50am 5 June 2017
8.52pm 18 April 2017
6.15am 1 December 2016
2.29pm 22 October 2016
4.59pm 15 October 2016
4.05pm 18 September 2016

Today's weather

12°C Overcast
Min: 9°C
Max: 12°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Next tide

Sun 22 Oct
High: 4:59pm 4.9m
Low: 10:51pm 0.9m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Dunbar Lifeboat Station
Victoria Harbour
Victoria Place
Dunbar
EH42 1HS

Station phone number

01368 863966

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

To arrange a visit, please contact us via our Facebook page or our website.

Shop hours

January-February
Closed

March-October
Monday-Sunday 10am-5pm

November-December
Monday-Friday 12pm-4pm
Saturday-Sunday 10am-4pm

Shop phone number

01368 862641

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News and media from Dunbar Lifeboat Station

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Dunbar ILB Launched to Broken Down Pleasure Craft
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Dunbar ILB Launched to Broken Down Pleasure Craft
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