Have a look at the geological collections in Cumbrian museums.
Information also on Geocaching & Earthcaching, useful publications and the geology project in Westmorland Dales. Links to interesting websites given at the end of the page.
Geology collections and an excellent digital resource where you can view photographs of local rock and mineral collections.
The museum has a Ruskin collection and also exhibits relating to the coppermines, slate, geology, lace, farming and Donald Campbell.