1 : Introduction to the question “On what river will you find Eel Pie Island?
…1. Nile 2. Columbia 3. Thames 4. Mississippi
answer for the question On what river will you find Eel Pie Island? is :
Thames – The largest island in London’s segment of the Thames, Eel Pie Island is said to have earned its name because of the delicious pies made with local eels and served at the White Cross public house. (Odd as that may sound, eel pies were once a British delicacy.) The island was also once home to a monastery and a “courting ground” of Henry VIII. But in the 1960s, it was a hotbed for hippies. The Rolling Stones, The Who, Pink Floyd, and Screaming Lord Sutch all played gigs at the Eel Pie Island Hotel, a former ballroom. Today the island is home to about two dozen artists’ studios, and opens twice a year so the curious can have a look around.:
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