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

1.57pm 18 November 2022
12.34pm 18 November 2022
8.43am 14 November 2022
10.24am 13 November 2022
12.08pm 8 November 2022
9.37pm 5 November 2022
2.34pm 31 October 2022
2.49pm 30 October 2022
2.49pm 30 October 2022
3.23pm 26 October 2022
5.34am 25 October 2022
10.33am 17 October 2022
10.32am 17 October 2022
5.59pm 12 October 2022
1.10pm 7 October 2022
4.08pm 4 October 2022
2.37pm 26 September 2022
12.55pm 25 September 2022
5.07pm 17 September 2022
1.58pm 16 September 2022

Today's weather

8°C Rain
Min: 5°C Max: 8°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 Rescue
Harwich RNLI race against rising tides to rescue a yacht and a dog walker
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Article Crew training
Harwich RNLI volunteer crew attend lifesaving training
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Article Rescue
Harwich RNLI’s quietest August in seven years comes to an abrupt end
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