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

Worms 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
Notes: 
Summer watches are kept from the start of BST. During the Summer months watches may be extended to 2100 hrs to cover tidal conditions.
Winter Opening
Open from: 
10:00
Open until: 
16:00
Days: 
Every Day
Notes: 
Winter watches begin at the end of BST.
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
Visual features of station: 
The lookout is a granite single story building built circa 1896. It has an 8m flagstaff and a 6m wind generator.
Other identifying features: 
The seaward elevation has a stone gable end.
Operational Capability
This station has Declared Facility Status
This station reports to CGOC Milford Haven
Current weather and sea conditions are available by telephone during watch hours
Defibrillator Available: 
No
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: 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: 
Worms Head NCI
Visual Horizon: 
14 nautical miles
Station Address
Primary Contact: 
Andy Bowen
Primary Contact role: 
Station Manager
Primary Contact Telephone: 
01792 391117
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