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Cuffy Statue – 1763 Monument

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The Cuffy Statue, also called the 1763 Monument, is located at the Square of the Revolution, Georgetown, Guyana, South America.

The monument was created in honour of a Guyanese slave who led a revolt against plantation owners in Region 6 of Guyana. The uprising lasted about one year and Cuffy was eventually killed. However, he is recognized as one who was the first to attempt to fight for freedom against slave owners.

The photo above was taken around May 2019 by Patrick Carpen.

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