The Prawle Point Watchstation stands 200 feet above sea level at the most southerly
point in Devon. As with other NCI stations, it is manned by unpaid volunteers who
A watch for emergencies at sea
A contact point for emergencies on shore.
Watches are maintained visually, with radio and with radar. The station is totally
dependent on the generosity of individuals, companies, and other organisations for
If you are passing near the lookout please come to our National Lottery funded Visitor
We have displays covering local wildlife and flora, maritime activity, history (including
the many shipwrecks of the Devon coast). There is also telescope for public use
and a monitor with a copy of the lookout radar screen.