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Statue of Captain Cook

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4905 / 54°29'25"N

Longitude: -0.6162 / 0°36'58"W

OS Eastings: 489732

OS Northings: 511450

OS Grid: NZ897114

Mapcode National: GBR SJ4J.C2

Mapcode Global: WHG9Y.HDSD

Entry Name: Statue of Captain Cook

Listing Date: 4 December 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281319

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326746

Location: Whitby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO21

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Civil Parish: Whitby

Built-Up Area: Whitby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Whitby St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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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: NZ8973211450

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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