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Statue of Captain Cook, Whitby

Description: Statue of Captain Cook

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 326746

OS Grid Reference: NZ8973311450
OS Grid Coordinates: 489733, 511450
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4905, -0.6162

Location: E Terrace Cresent, Westerdale, Whitby, North Yorkshire YO21 3EL

Locality: Whitby
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO21 3EL

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Listing Text


Statue of Captain Cook
NZ 8911 1/345


Statue in bronze on an ashlar plinth. Erected in 1912 by Sir Gervase Beckett.
Sculptor, John Tweed. Label 'James Cook RN 1728-1779,' with crest. Relief
to rear, of his ship, the 'Resolution.'

Listing NGR: NZ8973311450

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Source: English Heritage

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