Telephone for general enquiries 0300 111 1202
For press and media enquiries   0845 460 1202
Postal Address: 17 Dean Street, Liskeard,
Cornwall, PL14 4AB

Point Lynas

This station is operational and awaiting DFS assessment.

Access : 

Access to the station is via a footpath round Point Lynas Lighthouse from the access road. Parts of the path run close to the cliff edge, can be slippery, and require care. 

The site is not accessible by wheelchair.

Visitor Policy: 
Visitors are welcome when we are on watch.
Summer Opening
Open from: 
10.00
Open until: 
16:00
Days: 
Monday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
From: 
Sunday, April 1, 2018
Until: 
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Winter Opening
Open from: 
11:00
Open until: 
14:00
Days: 
Monday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
From: 
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Until: 
Saturday, March 30, 2019
Notes: 
Watches may be cancelled or abandoned in storm conditions.
Location
Latitude: 
53°25'.00N
Longitude: 
004°17'.340W
OS Reference: 
SH47979 93613
Station Post Code: 
None
Station Elevation: 
100ft 30m (approx)
Visual features of station: 
The station is a moveable Exhibition trailer on Point Lynas, situated between the Lighthouse and the disused Fog station..
Local Hazards: 
Tidal races all around the Point with tidal rates of up to 5 knots and extensive overfalls. Waves of over 10m may be expected in Northerly storm conditions. Rocky outcrops with steep, open, cliffs. Surfaces slippery in rain and whole area very exposed.
Operational Capability
This station awaits assessment for Declared Facility Status
This station reports to CGOC Holyhead
Current weather and sea conditions are available by radio during watch hours
Defibrillator Available: 
No
Station Telephone: 
No Station Landline
Visual Watch: 
Yes
Radar Watch: 
No
NAVTEX: 
No
AIS Watch: 
No
DSC Watch: 
Yes
Radio: Listening watch on channels: 
09
12
14
16
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: 
Point Lynas NCI
Visual Horizon: 
10 -12 nm

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Station Address
Primary Contact: 
Gerard Trelford
Primary Contact role: 
Station Manager
Primary Contact Telephone: 
01248 853625
Point Lynas NCI
Point Lynas Light
Llaneilian
Amlwch
Anglesey

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