FILM : Oh, Mr Porter!
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Oh, Mr Porter! 1937 Will Hay, Moore Marriott, Graham Moffatt Essex, Hampshire, Hertfordshire
Director : Marcel Varnel   Production Company : Gaumont British Picture Corporation, Gainsborough Pictures  Region : SOUTH EAST M-Q

An inept railway employee is given the post of stationmaster at an quiet Irish station and uncovers a gang of gun runners.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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Will Hay - Oh Mr. Porter! / Convict 99 [DVD] [1938]

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Oh, Mr Porter! - William Porter (Will Hay) as a wheeltapper at the start of the film.  Members of the Britmovie Forum identify this location as Hertford North station, Hertfordshire.
Oh, Mr Porter!

omp001. William Porter (Will Hay) as a wheeltapper at the start of the film. Members of the Britmovie Forum identify this location as Hertford North station, Hertfordshire.

omp001n. And it certainly looks like Hertford North station. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 17-04-2016)

Oh, Mr Porter! - After his promotion to Station Master, Porter arrives at Buggleskelly.  Cliddesden railway station, Station Road, Cliddesden, Hampshire.
Oh, Mr Porter!

omp002. After his promotion to Station Master, Porter arrives at Buggleskelly. Cliddesden railway station, Station Road, Cliddesden, Hampshire.

omp002n. Establishing shot angle for Buggleskelly Station, looking northeast (Station Road, Cliddesden, Hampshire). Simon Mills.
(Modern Photo Added: 11-10-2012)

Oh, Mr Porter! - The Signalbox at Buggleskelly. Cliddesden, Hampshire. The station was on the Basingstoke & Alton Light Railway and closed in 1932.
Oh, Mr Porter!

omp003. The Signalbox at Buggleskelly. Cliddesden, Hampshire. The station was on the Basingstoke & Alton Light Railway and closed in 1932.

omp003n. Location of signal box and level crossing, Buggleskelly Station, looking north (Station Road, Cliddesden, Hampshire). Simon Mills
(Modern Photo Added: 11-10-2012)

Oh, Mr Porter! - Porter attempts to open the crossing gates as Jeremiah Harbottle (Moore Marriott) and Albert Brown (Graham Moffatt) look on.  Cliddesden, Hampshire.
Oh, Mr Porter!

omp004. Porter attempts to open the crossing gates as Jeremiah Harbottle (Moore Marriott) and Albert Brown (Graham Moffatt) look on. Cliddesden, Hampshire.

omp004n. Location of level crossing gate, Buggleskelly Station, looking north (Station Road, Cliddesden, Hampshire). Simon Mills
(Modern Photo Added: 11-10-2012)

Oh, Mr Porter! - Porter stops the express much to the annoyance of the guard (Bryan Herbert). Cliddesden.
Oh, Mr Porter!

omp005. Porter stops the express much to the annoyance of the guard (Bryan Herbert). Cliddesden.

omp005n. Buggleskelly Station platform, looking south (Station Road, Cliddesden, Hampshire)
(Modern Photo Added: 11-10-2012)

Oh, Mr Porter! - Porter gets ready for the Connemara excursion passengers.  Cliddesden station.
Oh, Mr Porter!

omp006. Porter gets ready for the Connemara excursion passengers. Cliddesden station.

omp006n. Buggleskelly Station platform, looking north (Station Road, Cliddesden, Hampshire). Simon Mills
(Modern Photo Added: 11-10-2012)

Oh, Mr Porter! - Porter climbs onto the sails of Terling Windmill, Mill Lane, Terling, Essex.
Oh, Mr Porter!

omp007. Porter climbs onto the sails of Terling Windmill, Mill Lane, Terling, Essex.

omp007n. Restoration of the Grade II listed Smock mill to what is now a residence did not include sails to repeat such antics. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 19-05-2014)

Oh, Mr Porter! - One-Eyed Joe's windmill. Terling Windmill, Essex.
Oh, Mr Porter!

omp008. One-Eyed Joe's windmill. Terling Windmill, Essex.

omp008n. The interesting history of the mill can be found in Wikipedia. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 19-05-2014)

Oh, Mr Porter! - Porter, Harbottle and Brown drive the excursion train with the gun runners on board. Cliddesden.
Oh, Mr Porter!

omp009. Porter, Harbottle and Brown drive the excursion train with the gun runners on board. Cliddesden.

omp009n. Location of signal box and level crossing, Buggleskelly Station, looking south (Station Road, Cliddesden, Hampshire). Simon Mills
(Modern Photo Added: 11-10-2012)

Oh, Mr Porter! - The end of the line for the gun runners . . . and the train.  John Gravett identifies this as Basingstoke Good Yard. (RL)
Oh, Mr Porter!

omp010. The end of the line for the gun runners . . . and the train. John Gravett identifies this as Basingstoke Good Yard. (RL)

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