The Mayflower, in Rotherhithe oldest pub on the Thames, SE16 4NF Walking into the pub is like stepping back in time to 16th century London with the original mooring point of The Pilgrim Fathers’ Mayflower ship. Find yourself soaking up the traditional ambiance and imagine who may have been sitting in your seat almost 400 years ago! Our guides like to take travellers there on a London Pub tour or just as part of a London tour for visitors who already know the major sites and want hidden…
The Great North Road Map ~ The Great North Road was the main highway between London and Scotland. It became a coaching route used by mail coaches travelling between London, York and Edinburgh. The modern A1 mainly parallels the route of the Great North Road. Coaching inns, many of which survive, were staging posts providing accommodation, stabling for horses and replacement mounts.
Pilgrims-- is a name commonly applied to early settlers of the Plymouth Colony in present-day Plymouth, Massachusetts, US, with the men commonly called Pilgrim Fathers. The Pilgrims' leadership came from the religious congregations of Brownist English Dissenters who had fled the volatile political environment in England for the relative calm and tolerance of 16th–17th century Holland in the Netherlands. The Pilgrims held similar Calvinist religious beliefs to the Puritans but, unlike
The Mayflower Carrying the Pilgrim Fathers across the Atlantic to America in 1620