FILM : Steptoe and Son
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Steptoe and Son 1972 Wilfrid Brambell, Harry H. Corbett, Carolyn Seymour London
Director : Cliff Owen   Production Company : Associated London Films  Region : LONDON R-S

Albert and his son Harold are junk dealers who live together at a junk yard in Oildrum Lane, probably Paddington as a flyover appears in the early part of the film.. Harold likes the bright lights of London and meets a stripper. When he marries her Albert is furious and tries to drive the new bride from her husband.

Screen captures and uncredited 'now' images uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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Steptoe and Son - A traffic warden contemplates giving Steptoes horse, Delilah, a parking ticket.
Steptoe and Son

ss001. A traffic warden contemplates giving Steptoes horse, Delilah, a parking ticket.

ss001n. Carey Street, London WC2.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-06-2012)

Steptoe and Son - Harold (Harry H. Corbett) and Albert Steptoe (Wilfrid Brambell) leaving the divorce courts.  Inside The Royal Courts of Justice which was also seen in 'Genevieve'.
Steptoe and Son

ss002. Harold (Harry H. Corbett) and Albert Steptoe (Wilfrid Brambell) leaving the divorce courts. Inside The Royal Courts of Justice which was also seen in 'Genevieve'.

ss002n. NR provides this picture of the same place. Image copyright Google Streetview.
(Modern Photo Added: 02-07-2012)

Steptoe and Son - Outside the courts Harold finds the parking ticket.
Steptoe and Son

ss003. Outside the courts Harold finds the parking ticket.

ss003n. Carey Street, London again at the rear of The Royal Court of Justice.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-06-2012)

Steptoe and Son - Steptoe and Son make their way home.  Ruth says
Steptoe and Son

ss004. Steptoe and Son make their way home. Ruth says "Aldwych, London. There was controversy over the entrance sculptures at the time, fig leaf or not? Building demolished and rebuilt recently".

ss004n. The late Ruth Patterson took this picture adding "The location was formerly English Electric House (Marconi House was adjoining) and before that the Original Gaiety Theatre. See 'Trottie True' image 003. St. Clement Danes church is at the back and their bells chime 'Oranges and Lemons'. It is the official RAF church".
(Modern Photo Added: 22-01-2014)

Steptoe and Son - Steptoes scrapyard on Oildrum Lane, Shepherds Bush is actually Adela Street off Kensal Road in London W10. There is a canal at the end of Adela Street between the yard and the row of three storey buildings which are on Harrow Road and have since been demolished.
Steptoe and Son

ss005. Steptoes scrapyard on Oildrum Lane, Shepherds Bush is actually Adela Street off Kensal Road in London W10. There is a canal at the end of Adela Street between the yard and the row of three storey buildings which are on Harrow Road and have since been demolished.

ss005n. The Steptoes have come up in the world!! This is opposite the building in image ss006 and its reflection can be seen in the windows.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-06-2012)

Steptoe and Son - Harold enters the yard.
Steptoe and Son

ss006. Harold enters the yard.

ss006n. Adela Street off Kensal Road in London W10.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-06-2012)

Steptoe and Son - In flashback, Harolds bride Zita is heading to the church on their wedding day.
Steptoe and Son

ss007. In flashback, Harolds bride Zita is heading to the church on their wedding day.

ss007n. The same location. Lansdowne Crescent, London W11.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-06-2012)

Steptoe and Son - Zita is met by the vicar who advises that Harold hasn't arrived yet.
Steptoe and Son

ss008. Zita is met by the vicar who advises that Harold hasn't arrived yet.

ss008n. St Johns Church, Lansdowne Crescent, London W11.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-06-2012)

Steptoe and Son - Looking from Adela Street towards Kensall Road W10.
Steptoe and Son

ss009. Looking from Adela Street towards Kensall Road W10.

ss009n. The same place on a rainy morning.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-06-2012)

Steptoe and Son - Harold races to the church by car after finding the mislaid wedding ring.  Stephen Cook identifies the building as the now demolished Walmer Arms which was at the end of Walmer Road W11 but has since been developed as Verity Close.
Steptoe and Son

ss010. Harold races to the church by car after finding the mislaid wedding ring. Stephen Cook identifies the building as the now demolished Walmer Arms which was at the end of Walmer Road W11 but has since been developed as Verity Close.

ss010n. And this is what the location looks like now!
(Modern Photo Added: 13-01-2013)

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