There are some steps and a commemorative arch, but the waterfront has changes over the years and the original key that the Mayflower left from in thought to be under the pub across the road. But it makes a nice photo opportunity and reminder of...更多
The place where the Mayflower passengers reembarked on their epic journey, and their last port in England.
Although a bit eroded by the elements, the monument still sets a place for the event, adding plaques for other significant journeys that left this harbour.
No one knows where the original Mayflower Steps were located. From where the Pilgrim Fathers set sail to land and "discover" America (and we've been suffering ever since over that direct incident in history). The present Steps are supposed to be an estimated guess of...更多
Nice tourist attraction and good for the camera. Pilgrims set sail for the Americas near here on the mayflower ship. Some survived and maid it, others perished along the way. Interesting story for sure.
Why would something as simple and bland as a couple of sets of stone steps in an old stone wharf be special? Historic no doubt, but special? If you know ANY of the history surrounding those who departed the shores of England and forged paths...更多