Salcombe lifeboat station was established in 1857 and operates an all weather lifeboat. Station and Museum open daily, shop daily Easter to Christmas.
Nearest RNLI Lifeboat Stations Devon
As anyone who visits the coast a lot understands the RNLI provides a much-needed service that nobody ever wants to make a call on. Our Lifeboat category brings all Coast Radar’s listings related to Lifeboats and their stations together, with many opening to the public or offering fundraising shops.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Devon day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the Lifeboat links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Devon activity.
Plymouth lifeboat station has been around since the early 1800s. The station operates offshore and inshore lifeboats. Station is not open to the public but does have a shop.
Clovelly lifeboat station established in the 1860 but closed in 1988 only to re-open in 1998 operating an inshore boat.
Ilfracombe lifeboat station was established in 1850 although the first boat was a pilot boated kitted out in 1828. The station now hosts two lifeboats. RNLI shop and station open Read more [...]
The Dart lifeboat station was re-established at Dartmouth operating an inshore lifeboat in 2007. Previously a lifeboat operated from Dartmouth from 1878 to 1896 when the station was closed. Station visit Read more [...]
Teignmouth lifeboat station was established in 1851 and operates an inshore lifeboat. The lifeboat station has an 1862 boathouse. Station open Thursday – Sunday. Shop open daily Easter – October, Read more [...]
Exmouth lifeboat station was established in 1803 and now operates from a new station on the seafront. Has two lifeboats; an all weather and inshore. Station and shop are open Read more [...]
Torbay lifeboat station operates from Brixham harbour and was established in 1866. The station operates inshore and all weather lifeboats. Station open daily, Brixham shop open all year round, Kiosk Read more [...]
Lifeboats started in Appledore in 1829, initially the crew manned 3 stations picking the best station for the incident. Today we now just have the one station operating two lifeboats Read more [...]