Beautiful place to visit ~ Lyme Regis is a coastal town in West Dorset, England, situated 25 miles west of Dorchester and 25 miles east of Exeter. The town lies in Lyme Bay, on the English Channel coast at the Dorset–Devon border.
Ammonite pavement in Lyme Regis, Dorset, Great Britain - a World Heritage Site. We went fossil hunting at Lyme Regis as kids! I took my husband a few years ago and we only found one fossil! I don't think he believed we used to find loads.
They do look pretty dicey. The Cobb, Lyme Regis. Louisa Musgrove falls off those stairs at Lyme Regis in Jane Austen’s Persuasion, and is concussed - so mind how you go! Distance from Shaftesbury to Lyme Regis is 53 miles.