THE STORY OF THE SCALLOP SHELL, SYMBOL OF PILGRIMS & HOSPITALITY
The Story of the Scallop Shell
Symbol of Pilgrims & Hospitality
Written by Diane L. Finn of Plymouth, MA (Tin Lantern Press, 2019).
In anticipation of the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrims' landing in Plymouth, learn about the scallop shell as a symbol of pilgrimmage and hospitality. This booklet explains why there are so many scallop symbols around Plymouth, including on Pilgrim graves and on the National Monument to the Forefathers. Each booklet comes with its own scallop shell.