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Beaters from the Hyde Estate, Handcross
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Beaters from the Hyde Estate, Handcross

Beaters on the Hyde shoot are relaxing in this photograph taken, from a glance at the trees in the background, soon after the Great Storm of 1987.
In the centre at the back, resting on his left elbow is Andrew “Yogi” Turville, in the middle of the three in the front row is Percy Bailey, behind Percy with his beating stick is Geoff Beet, and on the extreme right is Sid Biggs.
Please can anyone name others?
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Picture added on 06 March 2015 at 17:31
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The chap on the extreme left is Trevor Tayman, who was also a member of Handcross rifle club.
From memory, Yogi loved the Hyde beaters Christmas parties or other functions. I know so because I heard him say so.
Added by Anon on 13 April 2015
The chap in the middle, reclining in wellies and flat cap is Ken Alexander, another ex-member of the rifle club.
He used to live in one of the houses just down from the Royal Oak.
Added by John Stephens on 19 March 2016
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