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
Richard Branson Lived here
2. Richard Branson Lived here
Bobby Moore lived here
3. Bobby Moore lived here
Clement Attlee's House
4. Clement Attlee's House
Piers Morgan's Pub
5. Piers Morgan's Pub
Londons 1st Fish and Chip shop
6. Londons 1st Fish and Chip shop
The 1st one way Street
7. The 1st one way Street
Stuntman Blondins Niagara Villa
8. Stuntman Blondins Niagara Villa
Ernest Shackleton lived here
9. Ernest Shackleton lived here
Sir Richard Burtons Bedouin Tomb
10. Sir Richard Burtons Bedouin Tomb

MORE PIONEER SIGHTS:

11. The World's First Ever Cashpoint @ 20 The Town, Enfield
12. St Margarets and Captain Cook @ Abbey Road, Barking
13. London's First Bridge @ River Thames, Vauxhall
14. Thomas Hodgkin lived here @ 35 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury
15. Richard Branson born here @ Stonefield Nursing Home, 904 Sidcup Road, London
16. Freemans Started Here @ 131-143 Clapham Road, Clapham
17. Weston's Music Hall @ 242-5 High Holborn
18. William Tierney Clark lived here @ 7 Hammersmith Terrace, Hammersmith
19. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
20. Spratt's Dog Food Factory @ Morris Road, Poplar
21. Tompion and Graham Clockmakers @ 69 Fleet Street, London
22. Robert Cocking's Fall to Earth @ St Margaret's Church, Lee Terrace, Lewisham
23. The discovery of Penicillin @ St Mary's Hospital
24. It's For You-Who @ Burlington House, Piccadilly
25. Edward Whymper's House @ 82 Waldegrave Road, Teddington
26. St Barnabas Preaching Riots @ St Barnabas Street, Pimlico
27. Mary Macarthur lived here @ 42 Woodstock Road, Golders Green
28. Robert Falcon Scott lived here @ 56 Oakley Street, Chelsea, London
29. London's First Traffic Island @ St James Street, Piccadilly, London
30. Hartley's Fireproof Obelisk @ Putney Heath, London
31. Cartoonist Phil May lived here @ 20 Holland Park Road
32. The Goring @ Beeston Place, Kensington
33. A Churchill Residence @ 12 Bolton Street, Piccadilly
34. The First Great Magician? @ Flat 1 Ornan Court, Ornan Road, Belsize Park
35. Eadweard Muybridge lived here @ 30 High Street, Kingston upon Thames
36. First Plastic Invented Here @ Berkshire Road, Hackney Wick, London
37. Lloyds Law Courts Pedal Power @ 222 Strand, London
38. Nelson Mandela statue @ Parliament Square, Westminster
39. UK's 1st Ten Pin Bowling Alley @ 158 Clapton Common, Stamford Hill
40. Colour Mauve invented here @ 290 Cable Street, London
41. Joseph-Rene Bellot's Obelisk @ Riverside Walk, Greenwich, London
42. Charles Darwin's Down House @ Luxted Road, Downe, Kent
43. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
44. Thomas B Macaulay lived here @ 50 Great Ormond Street, London
45. First Aborigine in Europe @ St John's Churchyard, Eltham
46. Sam the Cat @ Queen Anne Square
47. Dick Whittington lived here. @ College Street
48. The Aeronaut of Holloway @ Highgate Cemetary East, Swain's Lane
49. Captain James Cook @ 88 Mile End Road, Mile End
50. The Birdman of Winchmore Hill @ 96 Green Dragon Lane, Palmers Green
51. Oliver Twist's Literary Home @ 48 Doughty Street, off Gray's Inn Road
52. Artist William Etty lived here @ 14 Villiers Street, Charing Cross
53. Parachute Pioneer lived here @ Goldings, Clays Lane, Loughton
54. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
55. A Spy called The White Rabbit @ Queen Court, Guildford Street, Camden
56. Francis Galton Lived Here @ 42 Rutland Gate, Knightsbridge
57. The King of Scouting Lived here @ 9 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington
58. Motoring pioneer lived here @ 16 Stafford Place
59. Spend a Penny @ Royal Exchange, London
60. Gestetner's Former Home @ 124 Highbury New Park, Highbury
61. Joseph Priestley lived here @ 113 Lower Clapton Road, Hackney
62. First Lady of Fleet Street @ 7 Chesterfield Gardens, Mayfair
63. Percy Lambert: Fastest Man @ Brompton Cemetary, Brompton, Kensington
64. First Birth Control Clinic @ 108 Whitfield Street, Bloomsbury
65. Blind pioneer Gilbert's house @ 5 Stanhope Place, Hyde Park
66. The Harvard Chapel @ North Transept, Southwark Cathedral, London
67. The Freud's Lived Here @ Freud Museum, 20 Maresfield Gardens
68. Curse of Tutankhamun @ 19 Collingham Gardens, Kensington
69. Wynkyn de Worde, Fleet St Father @ Stationer's Hall, St Brides, London
70. Mendelssohn Composed Here @ 168 Denmark Hill, Camberwell
71. St Mary's Hospital @ Praed Street, Paddington
72. The Scott Family Lodgings @ 80 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, London
73. Former St Mary's School @ Comunity Center, Walthamstow Village
74. Thomas Crapper Flush House @ 12 Thornsett Road, Bromley, London
75. Inventor of Holograms lived here @ 79 Queens Gate, Kensington, London
76. The Assassination of Mr Thynne @ Pall Mall, London
77. Time was created here @ 119 High Holborn
78. Jigsaws were invented here @ Russell Street, Covent Garden, London
79. Microphone Inventor lived Here @ 94 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia
80. Andrex 2-ply invented here @ Paper Mill Place, St Andrews Road, Walthamstow
81. Livingstone I Presume? @ 1 Savile Row
82. Sir Learie lived here @ 101 Lexham Gardens, Earls Court
83. UK's First Female Doctor @ 20 Upper Berkeley Street, Marylebone
84. Leyton-lad teaches Emperor @ 93 Trumpington Road, Leytonstone
85. Joseph Banks lived here @ 32 Soho Square, London
86. Home of the Speaking Clock @ Flowers Close, Brook Road, Dollis Hill
87. Mr Morse and his special Code @ 141 Cleveland Street, Fitzrovia
88. Doctor Barnardo @ 58 Solent House, Ben Jonson Road, Stepney
89. AV Roe's Flying Machine @ 47 West Hill, Wandsworth
90. Virginia Woolf born here @ 22 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington
91. Stockwell Bus Garage @ Lansdowne Road, Stockwell
92. The Savoy Theatre @ Savoy Street, Westminster
93. Bouncing Bomb inventor's house @ 241 New Cross Road, New Cross
94. George Bernard Shaw lived here @ 29 Fitzroy Square
95. Sopwith Camel maker lived here @ 46 Green Street, Mayfair
96. A Blue Plaque for a Car Legend @ 14/15 Conduit Street, Mayfair
97. D'Oyly Carte lived here @ 2 Dartmouth Park Road, Kentish Town
98. Coldplay Ancestor's Summer Time @ The Cedars, Camden Park Road, Chislehurst, Broml
99. Concorde man born here. @ 499 Hale End Road, Highams Park, London
100. Home to an Adventurer @ 56 Oakley Street, Chelsea
101. Explorer Stuart lived here @ 9 Campden Hill Square, London
102. 1st Motorcycle Engine made here @ 1a Lansdowne Road, Tottenham
103. Howard Carter's Birthplace @ Richmond Mansions, 252 Old Brompton Road
104. Fleming Museum & Penicillin @ St Mary's Hospital, Praed Street, London
105. The First Human Cannonball @ The Royal Aquarium, Tothill Street, Westminster

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