Pioneer themed places

The celebration of a pioneer, those who yearned for discovery, and those who remain an inspiration.

TOP 10 PIONEER RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

Edmund Halley's Tomb
1. Edmund Halley's Tomb
Bobby Moore lived here
2. Bobby Moore lived here
Richard Branson Lived here
3. Richard Branson Lived here
Piers Morgan's Pub
4. Piers Morgan's Pub
UK's 1st Ten Pin Bowling Alley
5. UK's 1st Ten Pin Bowling Alley
The 1st one way Street
6. The 1st one way Street
It's For You-Who
7. It's For You-Who
Tompion and Graham Clockmakers
8. Tompion and Graham Clockmakers
The World's First Ever Cashpoint
9. The World's First Ever Cashpoint
Ernest Shackleton lived here
10. Ernest Shackleton lived here

MORE PIONEER SIGHTS:

11. Ernest Shackleton lived here @ Aberdeen House, 12 Westwood Hill, Sydenham, Lond
12. The First Great Magician? @ Flat 1 Ornan Court, Ornan Road, Belsize Park
13. Dick Whittington lived here. @ College Street
14. St Barnabas Preaching Riots @ St Barnabas Street, Pimlico
15. London's First Traffic Island @ St James Street, Piccadilly, London
16. The Scott Family Lodgings @ 80 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, London
17. Stuntman Blondins Niagara Villa @ Northfield Avenue, Northfields, London
18. Robert Cocking's Fall to Earth @ St Margaret's Church, Lee Terrace, Lewisham
19. The discovery of Penicillin @ St Mary's Hospital
20. St Mary's Hospital @ Praed Street, Paddington
21. Sir Richard Burtons Bedouin Tomb @ St Mary Magdalen's RC Church, 61 Worple Way, Mor
22. Mendelssohn Composed Here @ 168 Denmark Hill, Camberwell
23. Freemans Started Here @ 131-143 Clapham Road, Clapham
24. Londons 1st Fish and Chip shop @ 78/80 Cleveland Way, Bethnal Green
25. The Assassination of Mr Thynne @ Pall Mall, London
26. Lloyds Law Courts Pedal Power @ 222 Strand, London
27. Mr Morse and his special Code @ 141 Cleveland Street, Fitzrovia
28. Mary Macarthur lived here @ 42 Woodstock Road, Golders Green
29. Inventor of Holograms lived here @ 79 Queens Gate, Kensington, London
30. The First Human Cannonball @ The Royal Aquarium, Tothill Street, Westminster
31. Gestetner's Former Home @ 124 Highbury New Park, Highbury
32. The Savoy Theatre @ Savoy Street, Westminster
33. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
34. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
35. Thomas B Macaulay lived here @ 50 Great Ormond Street, London
36. Eadweard Muybridge lived here @ 30 High Street, Kingston upon Thames
37. St Margarets and Captain Cook @ Abbey Road, Barking
38. Captain James Cook @ 88 Mile End Road, Mile End
39. Percy Lambert: Fastest Man @ Brompton Cemetary, Brompton, Kensington
40. Sir Learie lived here @ 101 Lexham Gardens, Earls Court
41. First Birth Control Clinic @ 108 Whitfield Street, Bloomsbury
42. Thomas Crapper Flush House @ 12 Thornsett Road, Bromley, London
43. Time was created here @ 119 High Holborn
44. A Spy called The White Rabbit @ Queen Court, Guildford Street, Camden
45. 1st Motorcycle Engine made here @ 1a Lansdowne Road, Tottenham
46. The King of Scouting Lived here @ 9 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington
47. Doctor Barnardo @ 58 Solent House, Ben Jonson Road, Stepney
48. Leyton-lad teaches Emperor @ 93 Trumpington Road, Leytonstone
49. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
50. Wynkyn de Worde, Fleet St Father @ Stationer's Hall, St Brides, London
51. Fleming Museum & Penicillin @ St Mary's Hospital, Praed Street, London
52. Livingstone I Presume? @ 1 Savile Row
53. The Aeronaut of Holloway @ Highgate Cemetary East, Swain's Lane
54. Jigsaws were invented here @ Russell Street, Covent Garden, London
55. Sam the Cat @ Queen Anne Square
56. Bouncing Bomb inventor's house @ 241 New Cross Road, New Cross
57. Former St Mary's School @ Comunity Center, Walthamstow Village
58. Home to an Adventurer @ 56 Oakley Street, Chelsea
59. Virginia Woolf born here @ 22 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington
60. Thomas Hodgkin lived here @ 35 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury
61. George Bernard Shaw lived here @ 29 Fitzroy Square
62. First Plastic Invented Here @ Berkshire Road, Hackney Wick, London
63. Concorde man born here. @ 499 Hale End Road, Highams Park, London
64. Clement Attlee's House @ 17 Monkham's Avenue, Woodford Green
65. D'Oyly Carte lived here @ 2 Dartmouth Park Road, Kentish Town
66. UK's First Female Doctor @ 20 Upper Berkeley Street, Marylebone
67. Curse of Tutankhamun @ 19 Collingham Gardens, Kensington
68. Joseph Banks lived here @ 32 Soho Square, London
69. A Churchill Residence @ 12 Bolton Street, Piccadilly
70. Coldplay Ancestor's Summer Time @ The Cedars, Camden Park Road, Chislehurst, Broml
71. Hartley's Fireproof Obelisk @ Putney Heath, London
72. Oliver Twist's Literary Home @ 48 Doughty Street, off Gray's Inn Road
73. Microphone Inventor lived Here @ 94 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia
74. Artist William Etty lived here @ 14 Villiers Street, Charing Cross
75. Andrex 2-ply invented here @ Paper Mill Place, St Andrews Road, Walthamstow
76. Edward Whymper's House @ 82 Waldegrave Road, Teddington
77. Spend a Penny @ Royal Exchange, London
78. A Blue Plaque for a Car Legend @ 14/15 Conduit Street, Mayfair
79. William Tierney Clark lived here @ 7 Hammersmith Terrace, Hammersmith
80. First Lady of Fleet Street @ 7 Chesterfield Gardens, Mayfair
81. Motoring pioneer lived here @ 16 Stafford Place
82. London's First Bridge @ River Thames, Vauxhall
83. The Freud's Lived Here @ Freud Museum, 20 Maresfield Gardens
84. Sopwith Camel maker lived here @ 46 Green Street, Mayfair
85. Joseph-Rene Bellot's Obelisk @ Riverside Walk, Greenwich, London
86. Francis Galton Lived Here @ 42 Rutland Gate, Knightsbridge
87. The Goring @ Beeston Place, Kensington
88. Home of the Speaking Clock @ Flowers Close, Brook Road, Dollis Hill
89. The Harvard Chapel @ North Transept, Southwark Cathedral, London
90. Cartoonist Phil May lived here @ 20 Holland Park Road
91. Joseph Priestley lived here @ 113 Lower Clapton Road, Hackney
92. The Birdman of Winchmore Hill @ 96 Green Dragon Lane, Palmers Green
93. AV Roe's Flying Machine @ 47 West Hill, Wandsworth
94. Blind pioneer Gilbert's house @ 5 Stanhope Place, Hyde Park
95. Robert Falcon Scott lived here @ 56 Oakley Street, Chelsea, London
96. Weston's Music Hall @ 242-5 High Holborn
97. Stockwell Bus Garage @ Lansdowne Road, Stockwell
98. Explorer Stuart lived here @ 9 Campden Hill Square, London
99. Charles Darwin's Down House @ Luxted Road, Downe, Kent
100. First Aborigine in Europe @ St John's Churchyard, Eltham
101. Nelson Mandela statue @ Parliament Square, Westminster
102. Parachute Pioneer lived here @ Goldings, Clays Lane, Loughton
103. Howard Carter's Birthplace @ Richmond Mansions, 252 Old Brompton Road
104. Richard Branson born here @ Stonefield Nursing Home, 904 Sidcup Road, London
105. Spratt's Dog Food Factory @ Morris Road, Poplar

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