Various Historic Coastguard Stations

King’s Cutters and Smugglers 1700-1855

padstowEBOOK – Chatterton, E. Keble (Edward Keble), 1878-1944

Newport Coastguard  1876

newportPrussia Cove Coastguard1907

Built right on the smuggling cove to stop the smugglers, they predate nearby Porthenalls which was only built c1900


prussi cove map

Sennen Cove Coastguard 1893

Coast Guard Station, Thomas Stone, chief officer & five men

sennen cove

Shoebury Coastguard

The Coastguard station was closed in 1844 and was moved to Leigh on sea.

The buildings were then taken over by the board of ordnance  in 1847.


Southend Coastguard