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

10.06am 1 April 2023
1.23am 20 March 2023
8.18pm 17 March 2023
5.53pm 5 March 2023
6.19pm 26 February 2023
7.58pm 22 February 2023
8.38pm 19 February 2023
8.37pm 19 February 2023
3.35pm 19 February 2023
8.24pm 1 February 2023
8.13pm 31 January 2023
4.18pm 14 January 2023
3.49pm 14 January 2023
7.51pm 12 January 2023
9.25am 8 January 2023
9.27am 28 December 2022
8.37pm 22 December 2022
8.36pm 22 December 2022
8.06pm 22 December 2022
8.53am 21 December 2022

Today's weather

12°C Sunshine
Min: 3°C Max: 12°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
Tynemouth Lifeboat volunteers recognised for bravery
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Article Fundraising
Step daughter to run in memory of well respected Harwich RNLI Coxswain
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Hollie McGarry on completion of her first service
Article Lifeboats
Harwich RNLI volunteer battles 45mph winds to complete first service
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