Monmouth Beach, Lyme Regis
Categories: Beaches, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Monmouth Beach is a pebble and rock beach stretching approximately 1 mile from Lyme Regis's harbour, the Cobb, to Pinhay Bay,. It is part of the Jurassic Coast, situated below Ware Cliffs, and is constructed of a bay and a cove, Poker's Pool and Chippel Bay.Make Monmouth Beach part of your personalized Lyme Regis itinerary using our Lyme Regis vacation trip planner.
Monmouth beach is so named because the Duke of Monmouth landed there in 1685 during his attempt to take the crown from King James II. Following the defeat of the Duke of Monmouth, twelve locals were hanged on the beach on the order of the notorious “Hanging Judge” Jeffreys.
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化石ツアーで有名なライム・レジスに1泊2日で遊びに行ったのが、運悪く引き潮が早朝と夕方の日だったため、2日とも化石ツアーがなかったので、仕方なく自分で海岸を歩いて化石を探しました。有名な突堤「ザ・コッブ」の海に向って右側（西側）に400メートルほど歩いた辺りのマンモス・ビーチに、アンモナイトの化石がたくさん、簡単に見つかりました。嘘みたいにたくさん落ちています。ツアーで行くと、ハンマーを貸してくれ... read more »Because it had no fossil tour two days went to the Lyme Regis fossil tours, famous in a two-day visit, unfortunately at low tide, early in the morning and evening because, reluctantly yourself walking the coast looking for fossils. Mammoths walked about 400 meters to the right (West) toward the sea of the Cobb famous Jetty, beach, easily found many Ammonite fossils. In many fallen. Me the hammer and go on tour, digging has, seems to return (hammer tour selling fossil shops of the city, even), I take only photographs, have been turned back. Land side immediately cliffs (2 million years ago, it is impressive), so the tide is filled with no way out (up to point to land on a safe place to walk, 300-difficult run is 400 m long, difficult to walk on with rugged rocky coast), so please ask locally find the net before the time of ebb and flow. It is dangerous, and the tide is rising. So excited about odd and not particularly interested in the fossils I find real love and I think. As well as the Lyme Regis and Jurassic Coast are near the area.show original
We were very lucky with the weather during our weekend down in Lyme Regis and this enabled a fantastic walk along the quite long beach. I will mirror other reviews and recommend strong walking shoes d... read more »
Came to Lyme Regis on day trip. Unfortunately the tide was in so could not walk along the beach to do fossil hunting but still a remarkable sight with the waves crashing upon the steps. It was hard to... read more »
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