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There are fossils to be found

You don't need a hammer, just sharp eyes and patience. Finding an ammonite just laying there was so... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
IanCS846
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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
The Cobb

Monmouth Beach is shingle but alongside a car park and next to the famous Cobb .You can think back... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
johnpZ4299KQ
,
exeter
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Reviewed 4 days ago

You don't need a hammer, just sharp eyes and patience. Finding an ammonite just laying there was so exciting.

Thank IanCS846
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Monmouth Beach is shingle but alongside a car park and next to the famous Cobb .You can think back a few years with the Duke of Monmouth landing with a few men to raise an army . This was not well planned and ended in...More

Thank johnpZ4299KQ
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent two days at Lyme Regis and searched out a beach that I could take my Whippet's on and discovered Monmouth Beach. It was amazing and the locals were happy to talk about the history with me. I wish I could have spent far...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to visit if you are in Lyme Regis. We went to visit the Cobb but decided to walk down the beach to see the fossil stones. it was fun to visit and there were lots of people around digging for...More

Thank Ruth K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coming from the village, going to the right hand side you can find some large stones with large amonites embedded, too large to take with you. interestingly on the left hand beach, further down simillar large stones only have small ammonites, but there you may...More

Thank huys25
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Great way to spend a few hours. Need to be very careful with tide times as it’s a fair walk from the car park/Cobb to the best part of the beach. Initially the fossils are tricky to spot but once your eyes tune in there...More

3  Thank bunionsEssex
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Not a beach for sunning yourself, but rather a great spot to obtain a suntan whilst searching for fossils (which it turns out are easier to find than you would think!).

Thank Bano73
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

We came to do some fossil hunting with our twin daughters (8). We found so many fossils and saw loads on big rocks on the beach. We all had a lovely time looking for fossils and made sure we stayed away from the cliff and...More

1  Thank Victoria B
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

If you are wanting to see BIG ammonites this is the place to go! Plenty of parking close by and access to The Cobb too.

Thank Ankor_12
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We visited the beach today and cycled all along the beachfront path which was lovely in the sunshine and sheltered from most of the wind...however there is nowhere listed in the area for parking of camper vans or motor homes which is a big shame...More

1  Thank suenhelen
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