Gravesend Lifeboat Station

Gravesend Lifeboat Station

Gravesend is one of the RNLI’s newest lifeboat stations and one of four lifeboat stations operating on the River Thames – the first stations to specifically cover a river rather than estuarial waters or the sea.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Gravesend Lifeboat Station

12.58pm 14 July 2018
6.54pm 8 July 2018
7.25pm 7 July 2018
3.11pm 5 July 2018
5.32pm 2 July 2018
7.25pm 29 June 2018
10.23am 29 June 2018
4.37pm 28 June 2018
12.19am 28 June 2018
7.26pm 25 June 2018
1.00pm 23 June 2018
11.53am 18 June 2018
7.00am 17 June 2018
6.59am 17 June 2018
12.33am 17 June 2018
6.29pm 16 June 2018
2.32pm 16 June 2018
11.01am 13 June 2018
3.32pm 10 June 2018
3.08am 10 June 2018

Today's weather

24°C Rain
Min: 17°C
Max: 24°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Gravesend Lifeboat Station
Royal Pier Road
Gravesend
Kent
DA12 2BG

Station phone number

01474 328465

Visiting times

By appointment only

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