Places of Geological Interest in the South East
Beacon Wood Country Park, Dartford
Lesnes Abbey, Abbey Wood, London
Gilbert's Pit, Charlton, London
Reculver Country Park, near Herne Bay
Dryhill Picnic Site
Hastings, East Sussex
Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex
It is possible to collect rocks and fossils at many of the locations listed above, but collecting has both risks and responsibilities attached to them. Click here for relevant codes of practice and safety advice.
It is far safer and more enjoyable to join a local geological society and visit a promising site as part of an organised field trip. Click here for a list of these organisations in the South East.