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
Stuntman Blondins Niagara Villa
5. Stuntman Blondins Niagara Villa
The 1st one way Street
6. The 1st one way Street
Colour Mauve invented here
7. Colour Mauve invented here
Robert Cocking's Fall to Earth
8. Robert Cocking's Fall to Earth
Weston's Music Hall
9. Weston's Music Hall
St Mary's Hospital
10. St Mary's Hospital

MORE PIONEER SIGHTS:

11. Londons 1st Fish and Chip shop @ 78/80 Cleveland Way, Bethnal Green
12. Sir Richard Burtons Bedouin Tomb @ St Mary Magdalen's RC Church, 61 Worple Way, Mor
13. Thomas B Macaulay lived here @ 50 Great Ormond Street, London
14. Ernest Shackleton lived here @ Aberdeen House, 12 Westwood Hill, Sydenham, Lond
15. Clement Attlee's House @ 17 Monkham's Avenue, Woodford Green
16. The discovery of Penicillin @ St Mary's Hospital
17. The Scott Family Lodgings @ 80 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, London
18. Lloyds Law Courts Pedal Power @ 222 Strand, London
19. St Barnabas Preaching Riots @ St Barnabas Street, Pimlico
20. London's First Traffic Island @ St James Street, Piccadilly, London
21. The World's First Ever Cashpoint @ 20 The Town, Enfield
22. A Spy called The White Rabbit @ Queen Court, Guildford Street, Camden
23. Spratt's Dog Food Factory @ Morris Road, Poplar
24. Dick Whittington lived here. @ College Street
25. D'Oyly Carte lived here @ 2 Dartmouth Park Road, Kentish Town
26. St Margarets and Captain Cook @ Abbey Road, Barking
27. Joseph Priestley lived here @ 113 Lower Clapton Road, Hackney
28. The First Great Magician? @ Flat 1 Ornan Court, Ornan Road, Belsize Park
29. UK's 1st Ten Pin Bowling Alley @ 158 Clapton Common, Stamford Hill
30. Joseph-Rene Bellot's Obelisk @ Riverside Walk, Greenwich, London
31. Robert Falcon Scott lived here @ 56 Oakley Street, Chelsea, London
32. The Aeronaut of Holloway @ Highgate Cemetary East, Swain's Lane
33. Leyton-lad teaches Emperor @ 93 Trumpington Road, Leytonstone
34. Edward Whymper's House @ 82 Waldegrave Road, Teddington
35. First Plastic Invented Here @ Berkshire Road, Hackney Wick, London
36. Inventor of Holograms lived here @ 79 Queens Gate, Kensington, London
37. Livingstone I Presume? @ 1 Savile Row
38. Howard Carter's Birthplace @ Richmond Mansions, 252 Old Brompton Road
39. Concorde man born here. @ 499 Hale End Road, Highams Park, London
40. Tompion and Graham Clockmakers @ 69 Fleet Street, London
41. First Aborigine in Europe @ St John's Churchyard, Eltham
42. Cartoonist Phil May lived here @ 20 Holland Park Road
43. It's For You-Who @ Burlington House, Piccadilly
44. First Birth Control Clinic @ 108 Whitfield Street, Bloomsbury
45. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
46. Charles Darwin's Down House @ Luxted Road, Downe, Kent
47. The Assassination of Mr Thynne @ Pall Mall, London
48. Jigsaws were invented here @ Russell Street, Covent Garden, London
49. Virginia Woolf born here @ 22 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington
50. A Blue Plaque for a Car Legend @ 14/15 Conduit Street, Mayfair
51. Oliver Twist's Literary Home @ 48 Doughty Street, off Gray's Inn Road
52. AV Roe's Flying Machine @ 47 West Hill, Wandsworth
53. Freemans Started Here @ 131-143 Clapham Road, Clapham
54. Sam the Cat @ Queen Anne Square
55. Doctor Barnardo @ 58 Solent House, Ben Jonson Road, Stepney
56. Parachute Pioneer lived here @ Goldings, Clays Lane, Loughton
57. London's First Bridge @ River Thames, Vauxhall
58. The Birdman of Winchmore Hill @ 96 Green Dragon Lane, Palmers Green
59. Thomas Crapper Flush House @ 12 Thornsett Road, Bromley, London
60. Joseph Banks lived here @ 32 Soho Square, London
61. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
62. Mendelssohn Composed Here @ 168 Denmark Hill, Camberwell
63. 1st Motorcycle Engine made here @ 1a Lansdowne Road, Tottenham
64. Nelson Mandela statue @ Parliament Square, Westminster
65. The King of Scouting Lived here @ 9 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington
66. Captain James Cook @ 88 Mile End Road, Mile End
67. Percy Lambert: Fastest Man @ Brompton Cemetary, Brompton, Kensington
68. Artist William Etty lived here @ 14 Villiers Street, Charing Cross
69. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
70. UK's First Female Doctor @ 20 Upper Berkeley Street, Marylebone
71. Mary Macarthur lived here @ 42 Woodstock Road, Golders Green
72. Eadweard Muybridge lived here @ 30 High Street, Kingston upon Thames
73. Explorer Stuart lived here @ 9 Campden Hill Square, London
74. The Freud's Lived Here @ Freud Museum, 20 Maresfield Gardens
75. Former St Mary's School @ Comunity Center, Walthamstow Village
76. Spend a Penny @ Royal Exchange, London
77. Time was created here @ 119 High Holborn
78. Home of the Speaking Clock @ Flowers Close, Brook Road, Dollis Hill
79. A Churchill Residence @ 12 Bolton Street, Piccadilly
80. Mr Morse and his special Code @ 141 Cleveland Street, Fitzrovia
81. Thomas Hodgkin lived here @ 35 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury
82. Curse of Tutankhamun @ 19 Collingham Gardens, Kensington
83. Wynkyn de Worde, Fleet St Father @ Stationer's Hall, St Brides, London
84. Francis Galton Lived Here @ 42 Rutland Gate, Knightsbridge
85. William Tierney Clark lived here @ 7 Hammersmith Terrace, Hammersmith
86. The First Human Cannonball @ The Royal Aquarium, Tothill Street, Westminster
87. First Lady of Fleet Street @ 7 Chesterfield Gardens, Mayfair
88. Sir Learie lived here @ 101 Lexham Gardens, Earls Court
89. Blind pioneer Gilbert's house @ 5 Stanhope Place, Hyde Park
90. George Bernard Shaw lived here @ 29 Fitzroy Square
91. Fleming Museum & Penicillin @ St Mary's Hospital, Praed Street, London
92. Home to an Adventurer @ 56 Oakley Street, Chelsea
93. The Goring @ Beeston Place, Kensington
94. Stockwell Bus Garage @ Lansdowne Road, Stockwell
95. Microphone Inventor lived Here @ 94 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia
96. Andrex 2-ply invented here @ Paper Mill Place, St Andrews Road, Walthamstow
97. Bouncing Bomb inventor's house @ 241 New Cross Road, New Cross
98. The Harvard Chapel @ North Transept, Southwark Cathedral, London
99. Richard Branson born here @ Stonefield Nursing Home, 904 Sidcup Road, London
100. Coldplay Ancestor's Summer Time @ The Cedars, Camden Park Road, Chislehurst, Broml
101. Hartley's Fireproof Obelisk @ Putney Heath, London
102. Gestetner's Former Home @ 124 Highbury New Park, Highbury
103. Sopwith Camel maker lived here @ 46 Green Street, Mayfair
104. The Savoy Theatre @ Savoy Street, Westminster
105. Motoring pioneer lived here @ 16 Stafford Place

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