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
Susan Travers born here
2. Susan Travers born here
Piers Morgan's Pub
3. Piers Morgan's Pub
Richard Branson Lived here
4. Richard Branson Lived here
Stuntman Blondins Niagara Villa
5. Stuntman Blondins Niagara Villa
Robert Cocking's Fall to Earth
6. Robert Cocking's Fall to Earth
Curse of Tutankhamun
7. Curse of Tutankhamun
Gestetner's Former Home
8. Gestetner's Former Home
Thomas Crapper Flush House
9. Thomas Crapper Flush House
Howard Carter's Birthplace
10. Howard Carter's Birthplace

MORE PIONEER SIGHTS:

11. The Harvard Chapel @ North Transept, Southwark Cathedral, London
12. Hartley's Fireproof Obelisk @ Putney Heath, London
13. London's First Traffic Island @ St James Street, Piccadilly, London
14. Inventor of Holograms lived here @ 79 Queens Gate, Kensington, London
15. William Tierney Clark lived here @ 7 Hammersmith Terrace, Hammersmith
16. UK's 1st Ten Pin Bowling Alley @ 158 Clapton Common, Stamford Hill
17. St Margarets and Captain Cook @ Abbey Road, Barking
18. Sir Richard Burtons Bedouin Tomb @ St Mary Magdalen's RC Church, 61 Worple Way, Mor
19. Coldplay Ancestor's Summer Time @ The Cedars, Camden Park Road, Chislehurst, Broml
20. Joseph-Rene Bellot's Obelisk @ Riverside Walk, Greenwich, London
21. Bobby Moore lived here @ 4 Stradbroke Grove, Chigwell
22. Mr Morse and his special Code @ 141 Cleveland Street, Fitzrovia
23. A Blue Plaque for a Car Legend @ 14/15 Conduit Street, Mayfair
24. Ernest Shackleton lived here @ Aberdeen House, 12 Westwood Hill, Sydenham, Lond
25. St Barnabas Preaching Riots @ St Barnabas Street, Pimlico
26. Mendelssohn Composed Here @ 168 Denmark Hill, Camberwell
27. Time was created here @ 119 High Holborn
28. It's For You-Who @ Burlington House, Piccadilly
29. Microphone Inventor lived Here @ 94 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia
30. The 1st one way Street @ Albermarle Street
31. Robert Falcon Scott lived here @ 56 Oakley Street, Chelsea, London
32. Spratt's Dog Food Factory @ Morris Road, Poplar
33. Scientist Rosalind Franklin @ Donovan Court, 107 Drayton Gardens, Chelsea
34. The Assassination of Mr Thynne @ Pall Mall, London
35. Sopwith Camel maker lived here @ 46 Green Street, Mayfair
36. A Spy called The White Rabbit @ Queen Court, Guildford Street, Camden
37. The Scott Family Lodgings @ 80 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, London
38. Londons 1st Fish and Chip shop @ 78/80 Cleveland Way, Bethnal Green
39. Sir Learie lived here @ 101 Lexham Gardens, Earls Court
40. Former St Mary's School @ Comunity Center, Walthamstow Village
41. Dick Whittington lived here. @ College Street
42. Parachute Pioneer lived here @ Goldings, Clays Lane, Loughton
43. Spend a Penny @ Royal Exchange, London
44. Stockwell Bus Garage @ Lansdowne Road, Stockwell
45. Percy Lambert: Fastest Man @ Brompton Cemetary, Brompton, Kensington
46. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
47. Richard Branson born here @ Stonefield Nursing Home, 904 Sidcup Road, London
48. Weston's Music Hall @ 242-5 High Holborn
49. St Mary's Hospital @ Praed Street, Paddington
50. Oliver Twist's Literary Home @ 48 Doughty Street, off Gray's Inn Road
51. Thomas B Macaulay lived here @ 50 Great Ormond Street, London
52. Lloyds Law Courts Pedal Power @ 222 Strand, London
53. Jigsaws were invented here @ Russell Street, Covent Garden, London
54. Blind pioneer Gilbert's house @ 5 Stanhope Place, Hyde Park
55. Home to an Adventurer @ 56 Oakley Street, Chelsea
56. Clement Attlee's House @ 17 Monkham's Avenue, Woodford Green
57. 1st Motorcycle Engine made here @ 1a Lansdowne Road, Tottenham
58. Bouncing Bomb inventor's house @ 241 New Cross Road, New Cross
59. The First Human Cannonball @ The Royal Aquarium, Tothill Street, Westminster
60. A Churchill Residence @ 12 Bolton Street, Piccadilly
61. Artist William Etty lived here @ 14 Villiers Street, Charing Cross
62. UK's First Female Doctor @ 20 Upper Berkeley Street, Marylebone
63. First Plastic Invented Here @ Berkshire Road, Hackney Wick, London
64. The Goring @ Beeston Place, Kensington
65. The Birdman of Winchmore Hill @ 96 Green Dragon Lane, Palmers Green
66. The World's First Ever Cashpoint @ 20 The Town, Enfield
67. Nelson Mandela statue @ Parliament Square, Westminster
68. Doctor Barnardo @ 58 Solent House, Ben Jonson Road, Stepney
69. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
70. Thomas Hodgkin lived here @ 35 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury
71. Explorer Stuart lived here @ 9 Campden Hill Square, London
72. Colour Mauve invented here @ 290 Cable Street, London
73. Concorde man born here. @ 499 Hale End Road, Highams Park, London
74. Virginia Woolf born here @ 22 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington
75. Cartoonist Phil May lived here @ 20 Holland Park Road
76. First Birth Control Clinic @ 108 Whitfield Street, Bloomsbury
77. Wynkyn de Worde, Fleet St Father @ Stationer's Hall, St Brides, London
78. Freemans Started Here @ 131-143 Clapham Road, Clapham
79. Francis Galton Lived Here @ 42 Rutland Gate, Knightsbridge
80. Andrex 2-ply invented here @ Paper Mill Place, St Andrews Road, Walthamstow
81. The Aeronaut of Holloway @ Highgate Cemetary East, Swain's Lane
82. Charles Darwin's Down House @ Luxted Road, Downe, Kent
83. Joseph Banks lived here @ 32 Soho Square, London
84. Tompion and Graham Clockmakers @ 69 Fleet Street, London
85. Home of the Speaking Clock @ Flowers Close, Brook Road, Dollis Hill
86. Joseph Priestley lived here @ 113 Lower Clapton Road, Hackney
87. The First Great Magician? @ Flat 1 Ornan Court, Ornan Road, Belsize Park
88. Motoring pioneer lived here @ 16 Stafford Place
89. AV Roe's Flying Machine @ 47 West Hill, Wandsworth
90. The Savoy Theatre @ Savoy Street, Westminster
91. The King of Scouting Lived here @ 9 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington
92. First Aborigine in Europe @ St John's Churchyard, Eltham
93. D'Oyly Carte lived here @ 2 Dartmouth Park Road, Kentish Town
94. The discovery of Penicillin @ St Mary's Hospital
95. First Lady of Fleet Street @ 7 Chesterfield Gardens, Mayfair
96. Eadweard Muybridge lived here @ 30 High Street, Kingston upon Thames
97. London's First Bridge @ River Thames, Vauxhall
98. Edward Whymper's House @ 82 Waldegrave Road, Teddington
99. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
100. Fleming Museum & Penicillin @ St Mary's Hospital, Praed Street, London
101. Sam the Cat @ Queen Anne Square
102. Leyton-lad teaches Emperor @ 93 Trumpington Road, Leytonstone
103. Mary Macarthur lived here @ 42 Woodstock Road, Golders Green
104. Millicent Fawcett Statue @ Parliament Square, Westminster
105. Livingstone I Presume? @ 1 Savile Row
106. Captain James Cook @ 88 Mile End Road, Mile End
107. The Freud's Lived Here @ Freud Museum, 20 Maresfield Gardens
108. George Bernard Shaw lived here @ 29 Fitzroy Square

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