The History of Maryport

on the North-West coast of England

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Did You Know ?

Captain Cash and Mrs Mitchell are the only Maryport people who remember the Roman Invasion !

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That from the top of Mote Hill, you can see NINE Continents !

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That The Wavering Hotel is the only thing on Earth, that is visible from space ?

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That if you laid all Cumbrian Social Workers end to end, they still wouldnt reach a sensible conclusion.

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That the Apollo Space Missions of the 1960's were meant to be launched from Maryport ? The idea was eventually shelved because the town council couldnt find a milk bottle big enough for the rocket.