Isle of Man Department of Tourism and Lesuire
Information on how to get to the Isle of Man and where to stay
Manx National Heritage
Information on most aspects of the Island’s heritage
Centre for Manx Studies
The Centre’s homepage. It will soon feature an extensive geological bibliography by Eva Wilson
British Geological Survey
Features satellite images of the British Isles
BBC The Earth
Categorised clips and information from the BBC archive.
CBBC’s Fierce Earth
Children’s natural science TV series
The PALEOMAP Project
Shows the movement of the continents over the past 650 million years
Laxey Mines Research Group
Explores the mines of the Isle of Man above and below ground
Isle of Man Natural History and Antiquarian Society
The society’s website contains a list of events, including geological talks and excursions.
Pooil Vaaish Quarry
Pooil Vaaish Quarry, situated on the scenic Scarlett peninsular on the south coast of the Isle of Man, has been producing black limestone for the last five centuries.
This unique stone polishes down to a pure shiny black and is locally known as ‘Manx Marble’.