FILM : Weapon, The
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Weapon, The 1957 Steve Cochran, Lizabeth Scott, Herbert Marshall, Nicole Maurey, George Cole, Laurence Naismith London
Director : Val Guest and Hal E. Chester   Production Company : Periclean Productions  Region : LONDON T-Z

A boy accidentally shoots his friend with a gun found in the rubble of a bombsite. The gun turns out to be a clue in a ten-year-old murder case.

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Weapon, The - At the end of the street is a seemingly familiar archway. Ennismore Garden Mews in London SW7 identified by Peter.
Weapon, The

wea021. At the end of the street is a seemingly familiar archway. Ennismore Garden Mews in London SW7 identified by Peter.

wea021n. And Peter provides this comparison as proof.
(Modern Photo Added: 14-02-2017)

Weapon, The - Outside the teashop where mum works. The interior shots suggest that it is, or was, a Joe Lyons Tea shop. From the following stills it appears to be on the south side approach to Blackfriars Bridge.
Weapon, The

wea022. Outside the teashop where mum works. The interior shots suggest that it is, or was, a Joe Lyons Tea shop. From the following stills it appears to be on the south side approach to Blackfriars Bridge.

Weapon, The - Blackfriars Road. A little closer. A definite slope going up to the right.
Weapon, The

wea023. Blackfriars Road. A little closer. A definite slope going up to the right.

Weapon, The - Reverse POV, with the bus, middle left, emerging from Stanford Street, SE1.
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wea024. Reverse POV, with the bus, middle left, emerging from Stanford Street, SE1.

wea024n. Peter took this picture of the modern Blackfriars Road.
(Modern Photo Added: 22-04-2017)

Weapon, The - Looking across Blackfriars Road, with three huts or vents on the lower part of Blackfriars railway bridge.
Weapon, The

wea025. Looking across Blackfriars Road, with three huts or vents on the lower part of Blackfriars railway bridge.

Weapon, The - Another shot of Beldon's or Joe Lyons' restaurant.
Weapon, The

wea026. Another shot of Beldon's or Joe Lyons' restaurant.

Weapon, The - Our little lad legging it across the bridge towards the City with St Paul's looming through the mist.
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wea027. Our little lad legging it across the bridge towards the City with St Paul's looming through the mist.

wea027n. The dome of St. Paul's now rises behind a remodelled Blackfriars station that straddles the Thames. Picture by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-12-2015)

Weapon, The - Mum crosses the Blackfriars Road, with the railway bridge back right.
Weapon, The

wea028. Mum crosses the Blackfriars Road, with the railway bridge back right.

wea028n. Peter provides this shot of all that remains of the old bridge support arches.
(Modern Photo Added: 11-12-2015)

Weapon, The - Is he running backwards? Thought he was closer to the other end in wea027.
Weapon, The

wea029. Is he running backwards? Thought he was closer to the other end in wea027.

wea029n. Another comparison from Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-12-2015)

Weapon, The - Yes, really running backwards, St Paul's has almost vanished!
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wea030. Yes, really running backwards, St Paul's has almost vanished!

wea030n. Peter managed to keep St. Paul's in the frame.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-12-2015)

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