Staithes, North Yorkshire

Captain Cook was apprenticed to a grocer (or huckster) at Staithes, about 9 miles north-west of Whitby, in 1740 [Blue Guide].

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Gazetteer Index Main MacTutor index

An extract from The Mathematical Gazetteer of the British Isles created by David Singmaster

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