Fossils and Rocks of Lyme Regis

A site packed with information about the landscape, history and personalities associated with the fossil collections of Lyme Regis. One of Lyme's most interesting personalities is Mary Anning (1799-1847) who was called "the most famous female fossilist" and the "Princess of Palaeontology" by her contemporaries. Her page features quotations that describe her and illustrated information on the history of the trade in fossils at Lyme.



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