Statue and Sculpture Photos
Sir George Newnes
29/9/2012. Lynton - Devon - UK
Sir George Newnes was born in Matlock, Derbyshire in 1859 but spent a lot of his life in Lynton before dying in 1910 aged a mere 51.
He was a benefactor of Lynton giving the town it's Town Hall, built the cliff railway and was largely responsible for the opening of the Lynton and Barnstaple Railway amongst others.
Picture added on 02 October 2012 at 14:49