FILM : Strongroom
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Strongroom 1962 Derren Nesbitt, Colin Gordon, Ann Lynn, Keith Faulkner, William Morgan Sheppard London
Director : Vernon Sewell   Production Company : Theatrecraft  Region : LONDON R-S

During a bank robbery, the manager and a cashier are locked in the strongroom while the crooks escape. Later when the gang realise that their plan to release the pair has gone wrong they return to the bank to try and release them before the police turn up.

Screen shots and 'now' images uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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Strongroom - Griff (Derren Nesbitt) about to commence the robbery . . .
Strongroom

stro001. Griff (Derren Nesbitt) about to commence the robbery . . .

stro001n. . . . at the corner of St Margarets Road and The Barons in St Margarets, Twickenham.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-07-2012)

Strongroom - Griff walks towards the Eastern Counties Bank in St Margarets.
Strongroom

stro002. Griff walks towards the Eastern Counties Bank in St Margarets.

stro002n. The building no longer stands but the rest of the parade is still in situ. Twickenham Film Studios can be seen on the right. Also seen in 'Emergency'.
(Modern Photo Added: 26-08-2012)

Strongroom - Same image as stro002.  The street sign on the wall reads The Broadway.
Strongroom

stro002a. Same image as stro002. The street sign on the wall reads The Broadway.

stro002ax. Just to show how far from the studios they travelled to make this film!! Image copyright unknown.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-07-2012)

Strongroom - Griff gets out of the van involved in the robbery.
Strongroom

stro003. Griff gets out of the van involved in the robbery.

stro003n. The fence and telegraph pole are still there in The Barons just along from the studio.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-07-2012)

Strongroom - St Margarets Road at the junction with Kings Road.
Strongroom

stro004. St Margarets Road at the junction with Kings Road.

stro004n. No longer Everest Garages but the building remains.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-07-2012)

Strongroom - St Margarets Road again. This time at the junction of Rosslyn Road.
Strongroom

stro005. St Margarets Road again. This time at the junction of Rosslyn Road.

stro005n. It appears that the crew never moved more than 500 metres from the studio.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-07-2012)

Strongroom - Friends turn up at the bank to meet Mr Spencer, the manager, with St Margarets station just visible to the right of centre background.
Strongroom

stro006. Friends turn up at the bank to meet Mr Spencer, the manager, with St Margarets station just visible to the right of centre background.

stro006n. The same location.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-07-2012)

Strongroom - Judging by the location budget this must be somewhere near the studios.
Strongroom

stro007. Judging by the location budget this must be somewhere near the studios.

stro007n. And its not too far away . . . St Margarets Road yet again with the van travelling from the Richmond Road end.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-07-2012)

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