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Signing copies of 'West Hartlepool'

What we know about this image :

This image shows historian and ex headteacher Robert Wood signing copies of his book West Hartlepool. Sponsored by the council, the book  was released in 1967 to coincide with the end of the Victorian town West Hartlepool and the beginning of the amalgamated Hartlepool.

The book is still very regularly  consulted today by anyone with an interest in the town's past And many homes have a copy. the mayor, Councillor George Groves is looking on.

Date (of image) : 0/3/1967

Donor : Hartlepool Museum Service

Creator : NDM


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