Dorset List

Dorset Guide

Lyme Regis

March 24, 2011 By: admin Category: Places

Welcome to the South West coast of Dorset, and the resort/fishing port of Lyme Regis. This part of the county is steeped in history and has gained the nickname of the ‘Jurassic Coast’. Evidence of this is found on the shorelines, as crumbling cliffs reveal ancient fossils. Because of the geology of the area, and unspoilt nature of the town, it now comes under ‘World Heritage Status’ protection. (more…)