Pilgrims - Port of Delfshaven

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Delfshaven was a separate municipality until 1886.  Now it is a borough of Rotterdam, located on the right bank of the river Nieuwe Maas.  The Pilgrims departed Holland from Delfshaven in July of 1620 aboard a ship called Speedwell.

Their next stop would be Southampton, a port town in England.

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