Dinosaur to go on tour of museums

A 190-MILLION-YEAR-OLD ichthyosaur fossil is on tour in Dorset.

The fossil was originally found near Charmouth two and a half years ago by Doctor Paul Davis from the Natural History Museum.

The fossil will go on display in Swanage library on December 6 and then in Weymouth library on January 10.

Dr Davis said: "It's a real thrill to see the fossil going on show so near to where it was found.

"The Jurassic Coast holds a wealth of stories about life millions of years ago and this display highlights the new finds."

click2find

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree