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Alfred Forder

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A racing cyclist who won several races at the Molineux Hotel in 1869.

1869 Patent. '3044. To Alfred Forder of Wolverhampton, in the county of Stafford, Velocipede Instructor, for the invention of "improvements in the seats or saddles of velocipedes and manumotive carriages used either on land or water."'[1]

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  1. [1] Gazette Issue 23550 published on the 29 October 1869. Page 12 of 60