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Postal Address: 1 Barras Street, Liskeard,
Cornwall, PL14 6AD

Worm's Head

Welcome to NCI Worm's Head lookout station

 

Access : 

Pedestrian access is through the gate out on to the cliffs, then 3/4 mile on mainly level track and fairway to the lookout and the view over Worm's Head.

Visitor Policy: 
Visitors are normally most welcome at the lookout although, when an incident is ongoing, this may not always be convenient and the duty watchkeeper may ask visitors to call back later.
Summer Opening
Open from: 
10.00
Open until: 
18:00
Days: 
Every Day
From: 
Sunday, March 30, 2014
Until: 
Sunday, October 26, 2014
Winter Opening
Open from: 
10:00
Open until: 
16:00
Days: 
Every Day
From: 
Sunday, October 26, 2014
Until: 
Sunday, March 29, 2015
Opening Hours

If at the projected close of watch the Causeway has not yet flooded and there are members of the public still out on Worm's Head, the watch is kept open until everyone is safely back on the mainland.

Location
Latitude: 
51° 33.89' N
Longitude: 
4° 18.28' W
OS Reference: 
SS 403 875
Station Post Code: 
SA3 1PR
Station Elevation: 
50m/160ft
Operational Capability
This station has Declared Facility Status
This station reports to MRCC Swansea
Current weather and sea conditions are available by telephone during watch hours
Station Telephone: 
01792 390167
Visual Watch: 
Yes
Radar Watch: 
No
NAVTEX: 
No
AIS Watch: 
No
DSC Watch: 
Yes
Radio: Listening watch on channels: 
16
Radio: Channel 00: 
Listening watch and ready to transmit as authorised by Coastguard
Visual Horizon: 
14 nautical miles
Station Address
Primary Contact: 
Audrey Frank
Station Manager
Primary Contact Telephone: 
01792 392980
The Old Coastguard Station
Rhossili
Gower

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