MEM22695 - Poets Shelter, Valley of Rocks (Building)
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The poet shelter was shelter was built in the 1920s (exact date unknown) and is known to locals as “Model Gate”. It went into a state of disrepair and in the 1970s, when £2,000 funding was secured by the Lyn Lions as a project to repair “Model Gate” and transform it into a “Poets Corner”. The poetry came from students at Braunton School.  Historic maps appear to confirm the information in source . The building does not appear on the 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey but does appear on the 1938 map. [2,3]
|Grid reference||Centred SS 7118 4970 (8m by 8m)|
|Civil Parish||LYNTON AND LYNMOUTH, NORTH DEVON, DEVON|
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Aug 17 2020 12:11PM
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