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Woodhorn Colliery
Woodhorn Colliery Museum
Creative Commons AttributionWoodhorn Colliery Museum - Credit: Amanda BH Slater

The image shown here is of Woodhorn Colliery, one of half a dozen collieries in and around Ashington at the time. Woodhorn Colliery is now a mining museum. The statue of the miner shown here was originally in Hirst Park, Ashington, and is referred to in the book as part of the story 'Old Man Tate'.