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Cinderford Man was a man whose skeletal remains were found by two young people out walking in Cinderford, Forest of Dean in Gloucestershire. He is believed to have been dead for about 2.5 years. He may be a hiker or rambler.

Despite theories from those who found his remains, his cause of death remains unexplained.


  • Medium build.
  • Short brown hair.

Clothing and accessories

  • Gren / fawn jumper.
  • Grey slacks with Fawn trill 34"waist 32" inside leg.
  • Cream Striped Brown 15.5" collar shirt.
  • Brown suede shoes (Size 10).
  • Vest.
  • Y fronts 38" underpants.
  • Brown socks.
  • Cotton bottom pyjamas with cord tie.


  • Bone handled penknife 85mm in length with 'M.Tucker' scratched onto the handle.
  • £1.23 in coinage including 20p piece (not circulated until June 1982).
  • Papermate ballpoint pen with blue/green barrel.
  • Ordanance Survey map, plastic bottle of lemon squash.
  • Orange flannel.
  • Scissors.
  • Boots toothpaste.
  • Sunbeam electric razor no. 48899/67 with light socket adaptor.
  • Boots insect repellant.
  • Security cabinet type key with circular barrel and red plastic tab, plastic comb.
  • Magnifying glass.
  • Two toothbrushes.
  • Looping 8 day travelling alarm clock Swiss made no 601417 in leather case.
  • Red nylon rucksack.