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Captain Cook on a Bicycle

Marton, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire 1728 - Hawaï 1779
British explorer, navigator and cartographer, famous because of his three voyages to the Pacific Ocean
(Wikipedia)
Keith Peacock
2016

Middlesbrough /  Captain Cook on a Bicycle   Middlesbrough /  Captain Cook on a Bicycle

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Sculpture showing explorer Captain James Cook emerging on wheels from a wall at his birthplace museum. It features a bike chain and cogs.

Middlesbrough - Captain Cook on a Bicycle

The sculpture commemorates the Tour de France passing through Teesside in 2016.

Middlesbrough - Captain Cook on a Bicycle

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Location (N 54°32'18" - W 1°12'9")

Item Code: gbyh176; Photograph: 30 July 2019
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