Captain Kidd Public House


Captain Kidd Public House

Home to a drink and a famous Pirate

Location: Off Wapping Rose Garden

Description: The second of the historic riverside pubs commemorates the famous pirate, Captain Kidd.

He in fact was a wealthy man, having married an heiress and so did not need to resort to piracy. He was finally caught and executed in 1701.

Go into the pub where a board on the right of the entrance passage records his story. There is also a gibbet in the pub riverside garden

Tours: Elizabethan & Stuart London

Tours: Pirates and penthouses at the old London Docks

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Captain Kidd Public House

Home to a drink and a famous Pirate

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A Tunnel & a Workhouse», 3.4km

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The Red Lion», 8.2km

The Ship», 3.3km

The Boot», 3.3km

Prince Alfred's Doors», 5.7km

The 32 million quid Boozer», 1.3km

John Harvards Tavern», 1.4km

The Ye Olde Mitre», 2.3km

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