Readers solve the Woodman mystery

PAST TIMES The Woodman Inn, next to the Red Lion in Heckmondwike.
PAST TIMES The Woodman Inn, next to the Red Lion in Heckmondwike.
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Following last week’s letter from Peter Moreland and his request for information re the Woodman Inn Heckmondwike, a search through the Kirklees Archive website shows that this was situated in the town centre adjacent to the Red Lion.

IAN WHITE

Fountain Street

Roberttown

* Editor’s note, a subsequent trawl through the Guardian archives has also revealed this picture of the Woodman, showing how close it was to the Red Lion.