RNLI Harwich Lifeboat Station

Harwich Lifeboat Station

Harwich Lifeboat Station was built in 2002 and accommodates a B class Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat. Its Severn class all-weather lifeboat lies afloat on a pontoon, close to the station.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Harwich Lifeboat Station

12.59am 27 June 2022
1.46pm 24 June 2022
6.00pm 21 June 2022
5.00pm 20 June 2022
3.42pm 20 June 2022
8.54am 20 June 2022
5.24pm 18 June 2022
5.17pm 18 June 2022
5.17pm 18 June 2022
5.14pm 18 June 2022
8.14pm 17 June 2022
5.11pm 17 June 2022
11.49am 16 June 2022
9.51pm 12 June 2022
2.44pm 11 June 2022
10.40pm 2 June 2022
12.07pm 31 May 2022
8.32pm 30 May 2022
2.36pm 22 May 2022
4.28pm 20 May 2022

Today's weather

20°C Cloudy
Min: 11°C Max: 20°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Harwich Lifeboat Station
The Quay
CO12 3HH

Station phone number

01255 502258


Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times


Shop hours


Shop phone number

01255 553465

News and media from Harwich Lifeboat Station

Article People
Harwich RNLI says a fond farewell to two dedicated volunteers
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Article Rescue
Veteran of saving lives at sea assisted by Harwich RNLI volunteers
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Article Lifeboats
Nine incidents in five days for the volunteers of Harwich RNLI
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