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Forge Hammer, Cinderford, a darts team.

Forge Hammer darts players

Believed to be Forge Hammer Inn, Victoria St, Cinderford. Darts Team – date circa 1945 – 1955 or bit later.

Back row 4th from left, directly above Vin Roberts is George Carpenter,
2nd Row up from front moving left :- 1 Vin Roberts (in white shirt), 2 Tony (Hedley) Wood (with moustache), 3 D. Roberts, 4 Twggy Davis, 5 Gin Davis
Bottom Row. from left – 'Bumps' Carpenter, Sidney Leighton, Tich Underwood, Hilda Leighton, Al Verry "

Thanks to John Harris who added (June 2012): "... Bumps Carpenter not only played darts for the Forge Hammer, but also played rugby for England".

David Roberts added (October 2012): "... The man in the white shirt behind the man holding the dartboard is my father Vin Roberts brother of D Roberts".

Heather Ludlow added (April 2014): "... The man holding the dart board is Sidney Leighton my grandad and landlord of the Forge Hammer, the lady in the I pictrue is my aunt Hilda Leighton . The two men at the top back are my uncles Dennis Barrington and Jim Leighton and the man on the left edge above the man in the cloth cap is my uncle Merlin Baldwin".

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