A trip into a world before time…

Princeton's Pollard collection of fossils and minerals is one of the most extensive in B.C.

A few of the specimens you'll find in the Joe Pollard Collection at the museum.

A few of the specimens you'll find in the Joe Pollard Collection at the museum.

The Pollard collection of fossils and minerals is one of the most extensive in B.C.

Left to the town after long-time resident Joe Pollard passed away, there are thousands of specimens available to view, some dating back as far as 40 million years. Most of the fossils are local.