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Sir Francis Drake
The World-famous Plymouth Hoe offers beautiful scenic views. Popular legend has it that it was here, on 20th July 1588, that the Elizabethan Sea-Captain Sir Francis Drake was playing bowls when first news of sightings of the invading "Spanish Armada" was brought to him.
Just 3 hours away from exploring the Devonport Naval Heritage Site and Visitor Centre. See the development of The Dockyard and Plymouth’s pivotal role in supporting the Royal Navy through major conflicts since 1300, including two World Wars.
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