© 2019 by Lynmouth Memorial Hall

Opposite Lynmouth Harbour is the Flood Memorial Hall. The permanent free exhibition inside includes a scale model of the village pre-flood, along with images of the buildings which were destroyed and how to identify their sites. 

That night

On the night of the 15th August 1952 , after extremely high rainfall and storms in the area, the rivers of the East Lyn, joined by Hoaroak Water at Watersmeet and the West Lyn burst their banks.......


Project 1: To replace 3 wooden benches sited at the side of the hall for many years.........

Project 2: The new Lifeboat exhibition, opening Easter 2019


The Memorial Hall and flood exhibition upstairs along with the Lifeboat exhibition on the ground floor is run by a group of local volunteers and relies solely on donations and the generosity of those visiting

Completed Project

We have now installed a drinking water fountain and bottle filling station as part of the campaign to reduce disposable water bottle waste