The Best Shed in the World

Cobbatton Combat Collection Museum Of The Month

The Best Shed in The World. One of the Romney buildings housing the treasures of the Cobbatton Combat Collection
One from the Home Front. A 1941 Mk3 Standard Beaverette Armoured Light Reconnaissance Car
The impressive bulk of the 1944 Chevrolet C15TA weighs in at four-and-a-half tons. They were used as armoured personnel carriers or ambulances
The Boneyard. A shrapnel damaged ex-range target 5.5in gun dated 1943 and a 1945 Comet Cruiser tank await restoration
1942 Daimler Mk1 Armoured Car. Armed with a 2 Pdr main gun and Besa machine gun, this vehicle was used in the film A Bridge Too Far

Cobbatton Combat Collection

The museum is located 5.5 miles south east of Barnstaple close to the village of Chittlehampton. Access is off the A377 and brown signs direct visitors on all local routes. Opening hours vary and can be found by visiting the website below.

Chittlehampton, Umberleigh, Devon, EX37 9RZ. Tel 01769 540 740

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