Kinsale Lifeboat Station

Kinsale Lifeboat Station

Kinsale is both a commercial and a pleasure port, 11 nautical miles south west of Cork Harbour and 8km north-north-east of the famous Old Head of Kinsale. The station was opened in September 2003 and is home to Miss Sally Anne (Baggy), an inshore B class Atlantic 75 lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Kinsale Lifeboat Station

5.09pm 17 February 2019
11.00am 17 February 2019
2.46am 6 January 2019
6.16pm 11 December 2018
3.16pm 5 December 2018
8.51pm 3 December 2018
11.27am 25 November 2018
8.02am 12 October 2018
8.34pm 12 August 2018
5.39pm 14 July 2018
5.31pm 12 July 2018
9.42am 1 July 2018
9.01pm 10 June 2018
1.06pm 22 April 2018
7.30pm 24 August 2017
9.24pm 12 August 2017
3.54am 7 August 2017
1.46pm 2 July 2017
6.24pm 24 June 2017
11.00am 18 June 2017

Today's weather

14°C Cloudy
Min: 9°C Max: 14°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Kinsale Lifeboat Station
Adams Quay
World's End
Kinsale
Co Cork

Station phone number

087 991 9918

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Kevin Gould

Visitor contact phone number

00353 868391124

News and media from Kinsale Lifeboat Station

Paddy the horse leads Kinsale RNLI volunteers in St. Patrick's Day Parade
Two RNLI volunteers who rescued Paddy the horse visit him in his stable
Article Animals
Paddy the horse leads Kinsale RNLI volunteers in St. Patrick's Day Parade
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Kinsale RNLI rescue three swimmers and a horse in one day
Casualty lying in bottom of boat
Article Animals
Kinsale RNLI rescue three swimmers and a horse in one day
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Kinsale RNLI names new lifeboat in memory of donor, ‘godmother' and friend
Fundraising Chairperson Valerie Good names the new lifeboat
Article Fundraising
Kinsale RNLI names new lifeboat in memory of donor, ‘godmother' and friend
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Cork lifeboat lunch returns to raise vital funds for the RNLI
Kinsale RNLI Dave Humphreys, Organising committee member Avril O’Brien, Master of Ceremonies Alan Shortt, RNLI Munster Community Fundraising Manager Mary Creedon, Organising committee member David Doherty, Kinsale RNLI Temba Jere
Article Fundraising
Cork lifeboat lunch returns to raise vital funds for the RNLI
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