East Prawle History Society: Coastguards and Life Saving Rocket Apparatus
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Prawle Point and the Coastguards

East Prawle History Society: Napoleonic Admiralty Signal Station

A typical Napoleonic War Admiralty Signal Station

East Prawle History Society: Napoleonic War: Admiralty Signal Stations

Napoleonic War: Admiralty Signal Stations between Plymouth & Dartmouth

East Prawle History Society: A sectional drawing of Prawle Point dated 1834

A sectional drawing of Prawle Point dated 1834 - the inset shows the Signal House above Prawle Point (Trinity House)

East Prawle History Society: Detail from the 1896 Admiralty Chart
Detail from the 1896 Admiralty Chart showing Prawle Point from the SW
East Prawle History Society:Remains of Signal House Point
The remains of Signal House Point at Hunter's Top or Hurter's Top 2011
East Prawle History Society:The Prawle Point Coastguard cottages built in 1904-5
The Prawle Point Coastguard cottages built in 1904-5 - the chief officer's house on the left and the station watchhouse and office on the righ
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East Prawle History Society: A plan of the coastguard cottages at Prawle Point
A plan of the Prawle Point coastguard cottages [and their boundaries] which has been annotated for land registry purposes over time
East Prawle History Socoiety:The Signal Station c1930
The Signal Station c1930 - the Admiralty white ensign is flying from the mast on the right and the mast flying Lloyd's blue ensign stood to the left of the man in the picture
East Prawle History Society: Prawle Point Coastguard team - undated
Prawle Point Coastguard team - undated

East Prawle History Society: Coastguard team presenting certificate for 25 years of service
Coastguard team presenting certificate for 25 years of service
East Prawle History Society: Prawle Point Coastguard Norah Kingston 1981, Auxilary coastguard
Prawle Point Coastguard Norah Kingston 1981, Auxilary coastguard
East Prawle History Society: Prawle Point lookout - moving mast from east to west of watch house
Prawle Point lookout - moving mast from east to west of watch house
East Prawle History Society: Rebuilding Prawle Point Coastguard/NCI lookout 1990s
Rebuilding Prawle Point Coastguard/NCI lookout 1990s


The Life Saving Rocket Apparatus and Breeches Buoy

East Prawle History Society: The Breeches Buoy (undated)
The Breeches Buoy (undated)
East Prawle History Society: The Breeches Buoy (undated)
The Breeches Buoy (undated)
East Prawle History Society: Diagram of the Breeches Buoy
Diagram of the Breeches Buoy
East Prawle History Society: Benmohr 1931
East Prawle History Society: 1972 the LSA team rescuing the crew of Friars Craig
1972 the LSA team rescuing the
crew of Friars Craig
East Prawle History: East Prawle LSA rocket apparatus Sunday 16 February 1964, with Webber cup won in 1963 competitions with 25 LSA teams East Prawle History Society: Prawle LSA Rocket Apparatus team on Sharpers Hill, summer 1970
Prawle LSA Rocket Apparatus team on Sharpers Hill, summer 1970
East Prawle History Society: Prawle LSA Rocket Apparatus team on Sharpers Hill, summer 1970
East Prawle History Society: Sunday 14 June 1970 receiving the cup for being the best company in the Brixham area
Prawle LSA Rocket Apparatus Sunday 14 June 1970. John Curry receiving the cup for the best company in the Brixham area
East Prawle History Society: Rocket Apparatus firing the rocket line
Rocket Apparatus firing the rocket line.
William Tucker, Roger Tucker, John Curry, Bill Sanders, Station Officer John Curry - photograph taken in Tucker’s Aerodrome
East Prawle History Society: The Practice Rocket Post on Sharpers Hill
The Practice Rocket Post on Sharpers Hil
East Prawle History Society: The Rocket House (down New Houses)
The Rocket House (down New Houses)