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Postal Address: 17 Dean Street, Liskeard,
Cornwall, PL14 4AB

Stepper Point - QAVS

Welcome to the NCI Stepper Point Lookout Station

NCI Stepper Point is a recipient of the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service.

Access : 

The Station is reached on foot from Lellizzick Farm (OS reference SW 906 774). It is about 1 mile following the road round fields then climbing up across fields. There is no vehicle access and very limited parking on the road in the summer months.

Visitor Policy: 
Visitors are normally most welcome at the lookout although when an incident is ongoing, this may not always be allowable, and the duty watchkeeper may ask visitors to call back later.
Summer Opening
Open from: 
09:00
Open until: 
18:00
Days: 
Every Day
From: 
Sunday, May 1, 2016
Until: 
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Winter Opening
Open from: 
09:00
Open until: 
15:00
Days: 
Every Day
From: 
Sunday, November 1, 2015
Until: 
Monday, February 29, 2016
Opening Hours

Other operating hours are as follows: March 0900-1600; April 0900-1700

Location
Latitude: 
50° 34.06' N
Longitude: 
4° 56.89' W
OS Reference: 
SW 913 783
Station Post Code: 
No Post Code allocated
Station Elevation: 
243'/74 metres
Operational Capability
This station has Declared Facility Status
This station reports to CGOC Falmouth
Current weather and sea conditions are available by telephone during watch hours and are broadcast on Ch65 at 0900, 1200 and 1500. An additional broadcast is made at 1800 in summer.
Defibrillator Available: 
Mounted externally available 24 x7 call number displayed on unit for instructions
Station Telephone: 
07810 898041
Visual Watch: 
Yes
Radar Watch: 
Yes
NAVTEX: 
No
AIS Watch: 
Yes
CCTV Watch: 
Over part of estuary not visible from lookout
DSC Watch: 
Yes
Radio: Listening watch on channels: 
12
16
67
84
Radio: Channels in use (call direct not via ch 16): 
65
Radio: Channel 00: 
Listening watch and ready to transmit as authorised by Coastguard
Station Call Sign: 
Stepper Point NCI
Visual Horizon: 
20 nautical miles
Radar Horizon: 
24 nautical miles
Station Address
Primary Contact: 
Richard Wilson
Primary Contact role: 
Station Manager
Primary Contact Telephone: 
01841 530039
NCI Lookout
Stepper Point
Padstow
Cornwall

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