Captain Cook’s Memorial Obelisk, Great Ayton

Title: Captain Cook’s Memorial Obelisk, Great Ayton
Description: Photograph of Captain Cook’s Memorial Obelisk, Great Ayton
with newspaper text: “THE MEMORIAL OBELISK to Captain James Cook on the site of the cottage recently transported to Australia was unveiled at Great Ayton by Mrs. Linton, wife of the Hon. Richard Linton, Agent-General for Victoria (Australia). After the unveiling. The memorial, which has been presented by an Australian and lodged in the keeping of the county borough of Middlesbrough, is an exact replica of the obelisk at Cape Everard, where Capt. Cook first sighted Australia.”
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Author:
Northern Echo
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Collection:
Middlesbrough Reference Library, Middlesbrough Council
Reference no: M2203
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