Channels History (4)

Ice Age Animals
Fossils of many ice age animals such as woolly mammoth and rhino have been found in Essex. Many spectacular specimens were found in 19th century by workman in brick pits and gravel quarries. There are some mammal and other fossils found locally on display in Chelmsford Museum.


Special thanks to GeoEssex and the Essex Rock & Mineral Society for the provision of information about the history of Channels and the surrounding area.