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Estimated cost £7 (adult) Estimated duration 1-2 hours Distance away About 4 miles away
Elizabethan sea captain and privateer Sir Francis Drake was born on this day in 1540. He is most famous for having circumnavigated the globe in his ship, the Golden Hind - so discover more about his life and adventures in a replica of the original ship moored at The Quayside at Brixham Harbour, from 10.30am this Saturday.
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