Exploring the most Picturesque & Historic parts of England
The tower of St.Botolphs Church, known as the 'Boston Stump', has been a landmark for mariners for centuries. 'Boston' is a corruption of 'Botolph's Town'.
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Very nice John. The sun always seems to shine in Boston!!
Beautiful shot, John. Thanks for the history too. What a landmark!
I'm positive the folks who reside in their beloved Boston, Massachusetts would be somewhat upset about being a corruption of "Botolph's Town." Oh well.
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