The Boats That Built Britain

The Matthew

Series 1 - Episode 1 The Matthew



Writer Tom Cunliffe profiles ships that have played an important role in the development of modern Britain. He begins by taking a trip in the Matthew, the vessel that carried 15th-century explorer John Cabot 3,000 miles across the Atlantic to the North American continent.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Tom Cunliffe
Director Lawrence Walford
Executive Producer Jonah Weston
Producer Lawrence Walford