Historic Lynton & Lynmouth
Discover the stories behind Lynton & Lynmouth
From a tiny fishing village on the North Devon coast to a popular Victorian resort and tourist destination, Lynton & Lynmouth has a rich history.
Here you will find stories of bravery and heroism. Legends of over-land lifeboat launches and memories of a town devastated by flood in 1952 and rebuilt anew to become one of Devon’s most popular holiday destinations.