Finally we can go to New England where we won't be persecuted by the Church of England
Pilgrims sailing to New England on the Mayflower
Because of the rocky soil, pilgrims had to rely on whaling, timber, and small farms to make money
No more persecution
William Bradford with other pilgrims drafting the mayflower contract on the Mayflower
Plymouth was built by the ocean in a rocky area where it was hard to grow crops because of the rocky soil and long winters.
What is diffrent between Jamestown and Plymouth? Jamestown was created for exploration and was in a swamp with fertile soil and mosquitoes. Plymouth was settled for religious freedom and was in a rocky area by the ocean.