MEM24716 - 20th Century pavilion and leisure spaces at Lynton and Lynmouth Bowls Club (Building)


The building and spaces are early to mid 20th Century in date.

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Type and Period (3)

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Full Description

The site is shown as a clear area of field on the 25 inch 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey map. [1] The 6 inch 1938 Ordnance Survey map depicts a building sited at SS 7158 4928. [2] The building is visible on the 1946-8 Royal Air Force photographs of the site, adjacent to various leisure spaces. [3] The building is labelled as a Pavilion on the 25 inch 1975 Ordnance Survey map. The leisure spaces are labelled as tennis courts and putting greens. [4] 2018 MasterMap data labels the main building as a Sports Pavilion and the adjacent spaces as Tennis Courts and a Bowling Green. One of the tennis courts has been repurposed as a car park. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1928-1938. 6 Inch Map: 1928-1938, 3rd Edition. 1:10560.
  • <3> Aerial photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 -1948. Vertical Aerial Photography.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1975. 1:2,500 Map, 1975. 1:2,500.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap.



Grid reference Centred SS 7155 4925 (112m by 112m)
Map sheet SS74NW

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Record last edited

Jul 21 2020 11:36AM


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