Iron Shovel Lane near Bishop's Nympton

Iron Shovel Lane is a Street near the Devon village of Bishop's Nympton and measures approximately 443 metres long.

There is only one street named Iron Shovel Lane making it unique in Great Britain.

Iron Shovel Lane is within the area of North Devon Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Bishop's Nympton.

The average elevation of Iron Shovel Lane is roughly 193.68 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 197.20 and the lowest point being 191.50. A change of 5.70 metres.

Iron Shovel Lane is located within the county of Devon which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 162.3 miles West from the centre of London, 13.7 miles South East from the centre of Barnstaple, 22.08 miles North West from the centre of Exeter and 29.02 miles West from the centre of Taunton.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Iron Shovel Lane

Sunrise05:14
Sunset21:25

Latest Weather Conditions for Iron Shovel Lane

Observed at Weather Station:Liscombe 12 July 2020 at 01:00 (8.91 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:9.8°C (84.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NNE (6 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Iron Shovel Lane Bishop's Nympton

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Barnstaple
Address:Whiddon Drive
Telephone: Learn More
12.57
2: Name:Premier Inn Tiverton
Address:Phoenix Lane
Telephone: Learn More
14.20
3: Name:Travelodge Barnstaple
Address:A39 North Devon Link Road, Barnstaple, EX31 3RZ
Telephone:0871 984 6345 Learn More
14.34
4: Name:Premier Inn Minehead
Address:Seaward Way
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18.85
5: Name:Travelodge Tiverton
Address:M5 Motorway, Sampford Peverell Service Area, Nr. Tiverton, Sampford Peverell, EX16 7HD
Telephone:0871 984 6057 Learn More
18.96
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Devon And Cornwall
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Iron Shovel Lane above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
193.68191.50197.205.70

Frequently asked Questions for Iron Shovel Lane

What Council (Local Authority) is Iron Shovel Lane in?

Iron Shovel Lane is located within the local authority area of North Devon Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Iron Shovel Lane in?

Iron Shovel Lane is located within the area of Bishop's Nympton Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Iron Shovel Lane in?

Iron Shovel Lane is located within the ward of Bishop's Nympton.

What County is Iron Shovel Lane in?

Iron Shovel Lane is located within the ceremonial county of Devon.

What Constituency is Iron Shovel Lane in?

Iron Shovel Lane is located within the constituency of North Devon.

What Region of the UK is Iron Shovel Lane in?

Iron Shovel Lane is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Iron Shovel Lane in?

Iron Shovel Lane is located within the Devon Council area.

What Police Force area is Iron Shovel Lane in?

Iron Shovel Lane is located within the Devon and Cornwall Police area.

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Location Details

Iron Shovel Lane
Latitude51.005790
Longitude-3.767237
OS Easting (X):276025
OS Northing (Y):124480
OS Grid Reference:SS760245

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Iron Shovel Lane

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00101710
ONS Area NameAgricultural Communities
Average Age49.75
Area Population1911.00
Male Population938.00 (49%)
Female Population973.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants7 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01020087
LSOA Name:North Devon 014A
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02004188
MSOA Name:North Devon 014

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys South Molton
New Road, South Molton, England, EX36 4BQ
01769 574530
Distance: 2.82 Miles
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Sainsburys South Molton
Tesco Barnstaple Superstore
Rose Ln, Barnstaple, EX32 8PG
0345 677 9042
Distance: 12.57 Miles
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Tesco Barnstaple Superstore
Tesco Barnstaple Taw View Extra
Barnstaple Retail Park, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 2AS
0345 026 9620
Distance: 13.58 Miles
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Tesco Barnstaple Taw View Extra
Tesco Barnstaple High St Express
100-101 High St, Barnstaple, EX31 1EZ
0345 610 2974
Distance: 13.67 Miles
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Tesco Barnstaple High St Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01769 - South Molton

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of North Devon Council
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre, North Walk, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1EA
Send email
Telephone Number: 01271 327711
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Selaine Saxby
Details for the MP Selaine Saxby on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Selaine Saxby won with a majority of 14,813 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 75,859
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Bishop's Nympton Ward
Parish: Bishop's Nympton Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Devon
County Council: Devon Council

Nearest Car Parks

Central Sheep Pen Area Car Park
New Road, South Molton, Devon
South Molton
EX36 4BH
Distance: 2.93 km (click for directions)
Monday to Saturday, including bank holidays 8am to 6pm.
Telephone: 01271388279
Operated by: North Devon District Council
Central Car Park
Southley Road, South Molton, Devon
South Molton
EX36 4AS
Distance: 2.97 km (click for directions)
Monday to Saturday, including bank holidays 8.00 am to 6.00 pm. Maximum stay 12 hours, no return within 2 hours. 30p per hour or £1.10 for all day.
Telephone: 01271388279
Operated by: North Devon District Council
Hacche Lane Car Park
Hacche Lane, South Molton, Devon
South Molton
EX36 3RA
Distance: 3.37 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

Bishops Nympton Primary School
Distance: 0.44 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 23/05/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 75
Address: Bishops Nympton Primary School, Bishops Nympton, EX36 4PU
Head: Mr Timothy Gurney (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Bishops Nympton Primary School
South Molton Community College
Distance: 2.94 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/01/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 613
Address: South Molton Community College, Old Alswear Road, EX36 4LA
Head: Mr David Lewis (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to South Molton Community College
South Molton United Church of England Primary School
Distance: 3.19 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 17/04/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 188
Address: South Molton United Church of England Primary School, Exeter Road, EX36 4EN
Head: Mr Kevin O'Donnell (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to South Molton United Church of England Primary School
South Molton Community Primary School
Distance: 3.32 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 11/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 221
Address: South Molton Community Primary School, North Road, EX36 3BA
Head: Mr Tom Parkin (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to South Molton Community Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

South Molton Hospital
Address: Widgery Drive, South Molton, EX36 4DP,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01769 572 164
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.23 (miles)
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to South Molton Hospital
Tiverton and District Hospital
Address: Kennedy Way, Tiverton, EX16 6NT,
NHS Sector
Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01884 235400
Distance: 13.67 (miles)
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Tiverton and District Hospital
North Devon District Hospital
Address: Raleigh Park, Barnstaple, EX31 4JB,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 322577
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 13.67 (miles)
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to North Devon District Hospital
Crediton Hospital
Address: Western Road, Crediton, EX17 3NH,
Independent Sector
Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01363 775588
Distance: 15.29 (miles)
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Crediton Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Iron Shovel Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Iron Shovel Lane
3.02 Duke Street Dental Centre 12 Duke Street EX36 3AL
3.06 Whitehall Dental Practice Cooks Cross EX36 4AW
7.75 Chulmleigh Dental Practice South Molton Street EX18 7BW
9.59 Holmead Farm Templeton EX16 8BT
9.90 Dulverton Dental Practice Ltd 24 Jury Road TA22 9DU

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Iron Shovel Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
2.97 South Molton Medical Centre 9-10 East Street EX36 3BZ tel:01769 573101
6.81 Mid Devon Medical Practice Witheridge Medical Centre, Cannington Road, Witheridge EX16 8EZ tel:01884 860205
7.87 Wallingbrook Health Centre Back Lane EX18 7DL tel:01769 580295
9.93 Exmoor Medical Centre Oldberry House, Fishers Mead TA22 9EN tel:01398 323333
10.25 Old Stable Surgery High Street EX37 9AX tel:01769 560111

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Iron Shovel Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
2.99 Day Lewis Pharmacy Medical Hall EX36 3BU tel:01769 572528
3.05 Boots Uk Limited 18 Broad Street EX36 3AQ
9.67 Dulverton Pharmacy 21 High Street TA22 9HB tel:01398 323359
12.25 Bampton Pharmacy 22 Fore Street, Bampton EX16 9ND tel:01398 331455
12.71 Lloydspharmacy Highbury House, Litchdon Medical Centre, Landkey Road EX32 9LL tel:01271 342434

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Iron Shovel Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Iron Shovel Lane
2.99 Paul Donner (south Molton) 120 East Street EX36 3BU
3.05 South Molton Eyecare (south Street) 3 South Street EX36 4AA
3.05 Byrnes & Byrnes Opticians 17 Broad Street EX36 3AQ
13.50 Vision Express (barnstaple Retail Park) Barnstaple Retail Park, Station Road, Bickington EX31 2AS
13.57 Bill & Taylor Optometrists (barnstaple) 9 Queen Street EX32 8HJ

Nearest Libraries

South Moulton Library
1 East Street, South Molton, EX363BU
Telephone: 01769 572128
Distance: 2.99 Miles
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Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to South Moulton Library
Chulmleigh Library
Fourways Cross, Chulmleigh, Chulmleigh, EX187AA
Telephone: 01769 580292
Distance: 7.64 Miles
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Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Chulmleigh Library
Dulverton Library
7-9 Fore Street, Dulverton, TA229EX
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 9.7 Miles
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Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Dulverton Library
Bampton Library
Newton Square, Bampton, EX169NE
Telephone: 01398 331802
Distance: 12.21 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Bampton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Kings Nympton Station is 7.71 miles away.

Address: Kings Nympton station, South Molton Road, Kings Nympton, Devon, EX37 9EU

Kings Nympton is situated on the Tarka Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Kings Nympton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Kings Nympton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple00:23:00
Chapelton (Devon)00:17:00
Copplestone00:23:00
Crediton00:37:00
Eggesford00:08:00
Exeter Central01:00:00
Exeter St David's00:56:00
Lapford00:15:00
Morchard Road00:19:00
Newton St Cyres00:41:00
Portsmouth Arms00:05:00
St James Park (Exeter)01:02:00
Umberleigh00:12:00
Yeoford00:28:00

Portsmouth Arms Station is 8.66 miles away.

Address: Portsmouth Arms station, adjacent A377, Portsmouth Arms, Devon, EX37 9NB

Portsmouth Arms is situated on the Tarka Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Portsmouth Arms Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Portsmouth Arms Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple00:18:00
Chapelton (Devon)00:12:00
Copplestone00:29:00
Crediton00:43:00
Eggesford00:14:00
Exeter Central01:06:00
Exeter St David's01:02:00
Kings Nympton00:06:00
Lapford00:21:00
Morchard Road00:25:00
Newton St Cyres00:47:00
St James Park (Exeter)01:08:00
Umberleigh00:07:00
Yeoford00:34:00

Umberleigh Station is 9.40 miles away.

Address: Umberleigh station, Station Approach, Umberleigh, Devon, EX37 9AB

Umberleigh is situated on the Tarka Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Umberleigh Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Umberleigh Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple00:10:30
Chapelton (Devon)00:05:00
Copplestone00:31:00
Crediton00:48:00
Eggesford00:17:00
Exeter Central01:10:00
Exeter St David's01:03:00
Kings Nympton00:12:00
Lapford00:27:00
Morchard Road00:27:00
Newton St Cyres00:53:00
Portsmouth Arms00:07:00
St James Park (Exeter)01:12:30
Yeoford00:36:00

Eggesford Station is 9.41 miles away.

Address: Eggesford station, adjacent A377, Eggesford, Devon, EX18 7JZ

Eggesford is situated on the Tarka Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Eggesford Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Eggesford Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple00:26:00
Chapelton (Devon)00:24:00
Copplestone00:13:00
Crediton00:29:00
Exeter Central00:52:00
Exeter St David's00:46:00
Kings Nympton00:07:00
Lapford00:07:00
Morchard Road00:09:00
Newton St Cyres00:34:00
Portsmouth Arms00:12:00
St James Park (Exeter)00:54:00
Umberleigh00:17:00
Yeoford00:18:00

Nearest Airports

Exeter International Airport is 24.38 miles away Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Exeter International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 32.86 miles away Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Cardiff International Airport
Plymouth City Airport is 43.01 miles away Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Plymouth City Airport
Swansea Airport is 43.25 miles away Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Swansea Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Instow Ferry Landing is 18.3 miles away

Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Instow Ferry Landing

Appledore Ferry Landing is 18.69 miles away

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Bideford Ferry Landing is 19.01 miles away

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Minehead Harbour is 19.22 miles away

Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Minehead Harbour

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Iron Shovel Lane is approximately 18.75 miles from the M5

Junction: M5 J27/A361/A38 - 18.89 Miles Away

Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to M5 J27/A361/A38

Junction: M5 J28/A373/B3181 - 19.47 Miles Away

Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to M5 J28/A373/B3181

Junction: M5 J29/A30(T) - 23.3 Miles Away

Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to M5 J29/A30(T)

Junction: M5 J30/A376/A379 - 24.19 Miles Away

Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to M5 J30/A376/A379

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Dulverton Guildhall Heritage and Arts
Visitor Centres
Distance: 9.69 (miles)
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Dulverton Guildhall Heritage and Arts
Attraction Name: Arlington Court
Historic Properties
Distance: 13.46 (miles)
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Arlington Court
Attraction Name: National Trust Knightshayes
Historic Properties
Distance: 13.59 (miles)
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to National Trust Knightshayes
Attraction Name: Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 13.62 (miles)
Directions from Iron Shovel Lane to Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon