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Plymouth in Devon County, England, United Kingdom
 

Departure of the ‘Tory’

 
 
Departure of the ‘Tory’ Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
1. Departure of the ‘Tory’ Marker
Inscription.
City of Plymouth
This Tablet Commemorates the
Departure from Plymouth in May 1839
Of the ‘Tory’, the Pioneer Ship
In the Colonisation of New Zealand
October 1939   George S. Scobia Lord Mayor

 
Erected 1939.
 
Location. 50° 21.967′ N, 4° 8.031′ W. Marker is in Plymouth, England, in Devon County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Commercial Road and The Barbican, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plymouth, England PL1 2LR, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pilgrims Point - The Mayflower Steps (here, next to this marker); 350th Anniversary of the Mayflower (a few steps from this marker); The Tolpuddle Martyrs (a few steps from this marker); Arrival of NC4 (a few steps from this marker); Sailing of the Mayflower (a few steps from this marker); Iron Pipes (a few steps from this marker); The Roanoke Colonies (a few steps from this marker); Wreck of the “Sea Venture” (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plymouth.
 
Also see . . .
1. ‘Tory’ – The first ship of the New Zealand Company.
Departure of the ‘Tory’ Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
2. Departure of the ‘Tory’ Marker
(Submitted on September 27, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. The New Zealand Company. (Submitted on September 27, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 28 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 27, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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