Earl Mayo Statue in Main Street Cockermouth

  • Description

    "This marble statue sits in the middle of Main Street in honour of Earl Mayo who was Cockermouth's MP for 10 years from 1857. He was appointed to the post of Viceroy to India in 1869 where he served until he was stabbed to death in the Andaman Islands in 1872." Photo by Jennifer Petrie, 2019.
  • Owner

    Jennifer Petrie
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/6309237
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Edmund Anon
    Last modified: 3 years, 8 months ago
    Viewed: 431 times
    Picture Taken: 2019-10-14
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