Fowey Lifeboat Station

Fowey Lifeboat Station

Situated in the attractive Fowey estuary, the lifeboat station has been operating for nearly 150 years and the crews have been presented with 14 awards for gallantry. Today’s station has an all-weather Trent class lifeboat and an inshore D class lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Fowey Lifeboat Station

10.23am 3 February 2023
11.11am 24 November 2022
5.12pm 28 October 2022
10.35pm 25 October 2022
2.17pm 21 October 2022
4.16pm 12 September 2022
12.06pm 10 September 2022
11.27am 29 August 2022
1.32pm 19 August 2022
6.54pm 16 August 2022
9.55am 15 August 2022
3.32pm 12 August 2022
4.19pm 11 August 2022
9.12pm 6 August 2022
5.28pm 30 July 2022
5.16pm 28 July 2022
12.24am 23 July 2022
12.27pm 16 July 2022
11.58am 16 July 2022
6.03am 16 July 2022

Today's weather

10°C Rain
Min: 7°C Max: 10°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Fowey Lifeboat Station
RNLI Boathouse
Passage Street
PL23 1DE

Station phone number

01726 832156


Disabled parking

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Carl Gudmunsen or Jonathan Pritchar

Visitor contact phone number

01726 832156

Shop hours

Monday–Sunday 10.30am–4pm

Shop phone number

01726 832213

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