Dunmore Lifeboat station

Dunmore East Lifeboat Station

Established in 1884, Dunmore East Lifeboat Station provides search and rescue cover to the south east coast of Ireland, operating an all-weather Trent class lifeboat. The crews have received 17 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Dunmore East Lifeboat Station

1.50pm 9 January 2018
2.27pm 30 November 2017
6.21am 28 November 2017
8.17am 11 November 2017
7.50am 6 November 2017
6.58am 2 November 2017
6.53am 1 November 2017
2.39pm 25 October 2017
6.08pm 5 September 2017
4.08pm 7 August 2017
5.20pm 31 July 2017
6.44pm 2 July 2017
8.10pm 11 June 2017
1.19pm 28 May 2017
2.22pm 14 May 2017
4.06am 20 January 2017
11.28pm 5 January 2017
12.50pm 26 October 2016
7.25am 17 August 2016
8.41pm 12 August 2016

Today's weather

5°C Rain
Min: -2°C
Max: 5°C
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Next tide

Sat 24 Feb
Low: 6:02am 0.3m
High: 12:03pm 1.0m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Dunmore East Lifeboat Station
West Wharf
Co. Waterford

Station phone number

051 383268

Accessibility

Parking

Visiting times

Daily 10am-4.30pm

Shop hours

Daily 10am-4.30pm

Shop phone number

087 296 0977

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News and media from Dunmore East Lifeboat Station

Dunmore East RNLI rescue a 23m trawler drifting onto rocks
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Dunmore East RNLI rescue a 23m trawler drifting onto rocks
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Dunmore East RNLI assists crew on vessel taking on water
Dunmore East RNLI assists a 25ft vessel taking on water. At 2.50pm Wednesday 25th, October 2017 a 25ft fishing vessel with two crew onboard entered Dunmore East harbour. They realised they were taking on water and called for assistance. Quick thinking by the lifeboat mechanic who immediately brought the salvage pump to the fishing vessel to help keep the vessel afloat. Shortly after the rest of the crew joined him and the vessel was brought to the safety of the syncrolift. A successful mission by the crew without launching the lifeboat.
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Dunmore East RNLI assists crew on vessel taking on water
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Acclaimed photographer to capture Irish RNLI lifesavers for major project
Photographer Jack Lowe visits his first Irish lifeobat station - Dunmore East
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Acclaimed photographer to capture Irish RNLI lifesavers for major project
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RNLI lifeboats to join Search and Rescue partners in major Irish exercise
Dunmore East RNLI
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RNLI lifeboats to join Search and Rescue partners in major Irish exercise
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