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The first in the My Mayflower series brings to life the people connected to the remarkable story of Mayflower II from those involved in building the ship after World War 2, to memories of those who sailed it across the Atlantic and thoughts of those recently involved in the Mayflower II restoration, including anecdotes from people involved with the vessel such as Wendy Piper – daughter of Mayflower II Shipbuilder Stuart Upham and Sailor on board the ship – Peter Padfield, author of Mayflower II Diary: Sketches of a Lost Age.
Peter Padfield details his 1957 experience of travelling from Plymouth to America on the Mayflower II as a member of the 50/50 Club
– Nick Rennison, Daily Mail
Glorious voyage following Pilgrim Fathers saluted in crewman’s novel
– Herald Express
Historic voyage recreating Pilgrim Fathers journey is told in newly-published diary
– East Anglian Daily Times