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Plymouth England is the regional capital of Devon and Cornwall, and visitors get to see an extra-ordinary mix of exciting modern city and historic seafaring port. The city is a seaport and administrative centre and unitary authority in southwest England. Map of Plymouth is located at the mouth of the river Plym, 179 km/112 mi southwest of Bristol. The city inhabits a population of 241,000. The city's focus is based around its three harbors, and industries include marine and machine tool manufacture and servicing, food processing, and the production of clothing and radio equipment.

Plymouth England is also called the Waterfront City, which shaped the lives of Drake the Pilgrim Fathers, Darwin, Cook and many more who set sail from her harbor. Visitors can start on a journey of discovery by paying a visit to the spectacular Plymouth Hoe, where Drake played his famous game of bowls. If one is on the lookout for the some entertainment in the city, then city is home to one of the best theatres in the country, the Theatre Royal, with top class programmes from drama to musicals. The Plymouth Pavilions has become as the major regional venue for both pop and classical concerts, top comedians and sporting events. Moreover for some fun in the night, one would find a wide variety of country and waterside pubs in the area, some featuring live music, plus a wide range of places to wine and dine featuring food from around the world. Some important tourist locations in the Map of Plymouth include The Royal Citadel, Devonport Dockyard and The Barbican from where the Pilgrims left for the New World in 1620. People born in Plymouth are known as Plymothians or less formally as Janners.

Plymouth state university is an important part of the city. This university was previously Plymouth State College, now is a land grant university located in Plymouth, New Hampshire. This university is a part of the University System of New Hampshire. Plymouth state university is a coeducational, residential university with strength of around 4,000 undergraduate students and 500 graduate students. The school was originally founded as Plymouth Normal School in 1871 and that that time it has developed to a Teachers College, a State College, and finally to a State University in 2003.

 
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