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The Lyn & Exmoor Museum

Market Street Lynton, Lynton EX35 6AF | | Website

A charming small museum with collections of agricultural and domestic tools from Lynton and Exmoor.

Also maritime, railway, and natural history. Unique pictures of the Lynmouth Flood, and a Victorian dolls’ house. Housed in Lynton’s oldest surviving domestic dwelling, it even includes its own ghost!

Old engravings and paintings showing Exmoor life over the last two centuries.

  • The Lynmouth Flood Disaster of 1952
  • Models and curios from the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway
  • Agricultural implements from farms on Exmoor
  • A Victorian Boll’s house
  • Peat and turf cutting
  • Local maritime relics
  • Kitchen appliances and cooking paraphernalia
  • The story of the Louisa lifeboat rescue 
  • Victorian bird and animal exhibits, minerals, fossils and rocks from Exmoor

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