Drake’s Island: From the Archives

The Box The Box | Tavistock Place | Plymouth | Devon PL4 8AX 01752 304774 Email Facebook Twitter There are few Plymouth landmarks as recognisable as this little island and we’re very lucky to have an amazing space in this city like Plymouth Sound, but how many times have you stood on the Hoe andContinue reading “Drake’s Island: From the Archives”

Drake’s Island

Welcome to Day 6 of this year’s online History Festival! Today we’ll be looking at a variety of Plymouth landmarks, starting with a look at Drake’s Island. First, here’s a clip from episode 3 of the BBC’s ‘Secret Britain’, which includes a peek at the island as it looks today. Taking a step back toContinue reading “Drake’s Island”