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Sir Hall Caine Statue, Summerhill Gardens, Douglas, Isle of Man - June 16, 2018

Statue of Sir Hall Caine (1853-1931) author, Member of the House of Keys (MHK) and freeman of Douglas. Summerhill Gardens, Douglas, Isle of Man.

Once a popular novelist, sometimes considered to be the Manx “Charles Dickens” Sir Hall Caine had a now defunct airport named after him in the north of the Island prior to WWII.

However, since World War II his fame appears to have slipped from the public consciousness.

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