Cornwall Live Mini Documentary

This week John Chapman met with Cornwall Live to video a mini documentary.

The truth of the Mayflower voyage of 1620 and link to Newlyn in Cornwall:

Nearly 400 years ago, a ship carrying around 100 colonists left the shores of England for the new world.

The voyage of the pilgrims aboard the Mayflower has gone down in history as a pivotal moment for America and has become part of the country’s creation myth.

The traditional history is that the ship left Plymouth in Devon in September of 1620, arriving after a dangerous voyage across the Atlantic at Plymouth in Massachusetts.

But now, as the 400th anniversary of the voyage approaches in 2020, one town in Cornwall is hoping to overturn that history…

Read the full story and watch the video on Cornwall Live using the link below

Read the full story and watch the video on Cornwall Live