Cracker Packer Statue sculptor Hazel Reeves meets the inspiration for her design. Photo by Stuart Walker

Archive photos show the Cracker Packers in around 1910

Cracker Packer statue. Sculptor Hazel Reeves visits the Pladis McVitie’s biscuit factory in Carlisle. Hazel met with past and present employees who worked the production lines. The Brighton based sculptor was conducting research ahead of producing the first scale model of what the public art piece will look like, that is to be located in Caldewgate : 26 April 2017, photo by Stuart Walker Photography