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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
“Mayflower” (The).
 
A ship of 180 tons, which, in December, 1620, started from Plymouth, and conveyed to Massachusetts, in North America, 102 Puritans, called the “Pilgrim Fathers.” They called their settlement New Plymouth.   1
 


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