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.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Dunmore East Lifeboat Station

2.46pm 20 October 2020
3.34pm 10 October 2020
12.40pm 16 September 2020
12.40pm 16 September 2020
7.28am 23 August 2020
7.28am 23 August 2020
4.26pm 2 August 2020
4.26pm 2 August 2020
5.51pm 19 July 2020
5.51pm 19 July 2020
10.37pm 11 July 2020
10.37pm 11 July 2020
8.12am 1 July 2020
8.12am 1 July 2020
12.19pm 27 June 2020
12.19pm 27 June 2020
7.05pm 7 June 2020
7.05pm 7 June 2020
4.45pm 6 June 2020
4.45pm 6 June 2020

Today's weather

11°C Rain
Min: 5°C Max: 11°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

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

Three Irish lifeboats called out to assist 4,000 tonne cargo vessel in danger
Article Lifeboats
Three Irish lifeboats called out to assist 4,000 tonne cargo vessel in danger
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Three RNLI lifeboats called out to assist 4,000 tonne cargo vessel off Wexford
Dunmore East RNLI, Kilmore Quay RNLI and Rosslare RNLI were launched on Tuesday (20 October) to reports of a four thousand tonne cargo vessel, the Lily B, which suffered engine failure off Hook Head on the Wexford coast. The three lifeboat battled to keep the vessel away from shore while they awaiting a tug en route from Waterford.
Video Lifeboats
Three RNLI lifeboats called out to assist 4,000 tonne cargo vessel off Wexford
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Dunmore East RNLI assist 6 persons onboard a dismasted yacht 36miles offshore
Dunmore RNLI escorting dismasted yacht
Article Rescue
Dunmore East RNLI assist 6 persons onboard a dismasted yacht 36miles offshore
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Dauntless Courage: Book Celebrating the History of the Dunmore East RNLI
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Article Statistics
Dauntless Courage: Book Celebrating the History of the Dunmore East RNLI
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