FILM : 23 Paces to Baker Street
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
23 Paces to Baker Street 1956 Cecil Parker, Van Johnson, Vera Miles, Maurice Denham, Patricia Laffan London
Director : Henry Hathaway   Production Company : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation  Region : LONDON T-Z

A blind playwright searches for kidnappers after overhearing their plot.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson from source material provided by John Tunstill.

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23 Paces to Baker Street - Leaving Jean to be driven home by Matthews, Hannon arrives back at his apartment after a dead end is reached.
23 Paces to Baker Street

tpbs021. Leaving Jean to be driven home by Matthews, Hannon arrives back at his apartment after a dead end is reached.

tpbs021n. The carpet has certainly gone. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 31-10-2014)

23 Paces to Baker Street - A newspaper van approaches. Trafalgar Square with the National Gallery in the background and the entrance of the former Trafalgar Square Underground station to the left.
23 Paces to Baker Street

tpbs022. A newspaper van approaches. Trafalgar Square with the National Gallery in the background and the entrance of the former Trafalgar Square Underground station to the left.

tpbs022n. Through the bare trees is the same National Gallery in this image from Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 05-01-2015)

23 Paces to Baker Street - The vendor picks up the papers carrying an advertisement for Janet Murch to contact Hannon.
23 Paces to Baker Street

tpbs023. The vendor picks up the papers carrying an advertisement for Janet Murch to contact Hannon.

tpbs023n. Trafalgar Square in WC2 by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-10-2014)

23 Paces to Baker Street - Janet Murch (Natalie Norwick) approaches a call box to phone Hannon before a stranger appears and murders her. Looking towards Tower Bridge, and the Anchor Brewhouse beyond from near the Tower Pier on Great Tower Hill, now Three Quays Walk, in EC3.
23 Paces to Baker Street

tpbs024. Janet Murch (Natalie Norwick) approaches a call box to phone Hannon before a stranger appears and murders her. Looking towards Tower Bridge, and the Anchor Brewhouse beyond from near the Tower Pier on Great Tower Hill, now Three Quays Walk, in EC3.

tpbs024n. The same view by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-10-2014)

23 Paces to Baker Street - The Eagle's Barmaid (Estelle Winwood) watches as Hannon is led away by Joe. The former Mason's Arms at 18 Titchborne Street W2, now replaced with The Water Gardens.
23 Paces to Baker Street

tpbs025. The Eagle's Barmaid (Estelle Winwood) watches as Hannon is led away by Joe. The former Mason's Arms at 18 Titchborne Street W2, now replaced with The Water Gardens.

23 Paces to Baker Street - Posing as Janet's father, Joe (Liam Redmond) leads the blind man into a bombed building where he is left to perish by falling from an upper floor.
23 Paces to Baker Street

tpbs026. Posing as Janet's father, Joe (Liam Redmond) leads the blind man into a bombed building where he is left to perish by falling from an upper floor.

tpbs026n. Another jewel from Jules (Ballantyne), 44 Prince's Gate, London SW7 who supports with this Google Earth extract until a genuine now shot can be provided. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 26-04-2016)

23 Paces to Baker Street - The day after Hannon is found and saved by Matthews, a nursemaid wheels a pushchair into the park. Facing Hyde Park's Queen's Gate on Kensington Road SW7.
23 Paces to Baker Street

tpbs027. The day after Hannon is found and saved by Matthews, a nursemaid wheels a pushchair into the park. Facing Hyde Park's Queen's Gate on Kensington Road SW7.

tpbs027n. Peter found a myriad of traffic lights replacing the zebra crossing.
(Modern Photo Added: 02-11-2014)

23 Paces to Baker Street - After entering the park, the nursemaid turns onto a private pathway.
23 Paces to Baker Street

tpbs028. After entering the park, the nursemaid turns onto a private pathway.

tpbs028n. Double checking the location, Peter took this shot of the same spot.
(Modern Photo Added: 21-02-2017)

23 Paces to Baker Street - The camera swings round to bring the Albert Memorial into view. A closer view of the memorial is seen in ‘Jubilee’, ‘30 is a Dangerous Age, Cynthia’ and 'The Million Pound Note'.
23 Paces to Baker Street

tpbs029. The camera swings round to bring the Albert Memorial into view. A closer view of the memorial is seen in ‘Jubilee’, ‘30 is a Dangerous Age, Cynthia’ and 'The Million Pound Note'.

tpbs029n. A lovely autumnal shot from Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 22-11-2014)

23 Paces to Baker Street - When more clues are pieced together, Hannon, Jean and the Inspector arrive outside Mrs. Da Mestres' house. Kensington Road, London SW7.
23 Paces to Baker Street

tpbs030. When more clues are pieced together, Hannon, Jean and the Inspector arrive outside Mrs. Da Mestres' house. Kensington Road, London SW7.

tpbs030n. This must've been taken on a crane just in front of the tree. Forgot my crane. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 31-03-2015)

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