The Preston Martyrs Memorial, located in front of 1842 (formerly The Corn Exchange), is a dedication to the four  cotton workers who were shot during The Preston Strike and Lune Street Riot in August 1842.

Here are the best memorial statues in Lancashire

Lancashire has a rich history, mixed with tragedy and cultural richness.

Here is a list of the most popular statues to honour such monumental events and people.

A statue of Eric Morecambe, created by sculptor Graham Ibbeson, was unveiled  in July 1999 and is surrounded by inscriptions of many of his favourite catchphrases and a list of guest stars who appeared on his show.

5. Eric Morecambe Statue, Morecambe

A statue of Eric Morecambe, created by sculptor Graham Ibbeson, was unveiled in July 1999 and is surrounded by inscriptions of many of his favourite catchphrases and a list of guest stars who appeared on his show.
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