FILM : Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The
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Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The 1970 Robert Stephens, Colin Blakely, Genevieve Page, Christopher Lee, Irene Handl, Clive Revill, Tamara Toumanova, Mollie Maureen Buckinghamshire, London, Worcestershire, Highland, Inverness-shire (Scotland)
Director : Billy Wilder   Production Company : The Mirisch Production Co., Mirisch Films, Sir Nigel Films  Region : LONDON O-Q,MIDLANDS,SCOTLAND

When a bored Sherlock Holmes takes the case of Gabrielle Valladon after an attempt on her life, the search for her missing husband leads to Loch Ness and the legendary monster. (IMDb)

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Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The - Rumour has it that this shot may have been filmed in The Strand. (Can anyone tell where from the reflection in the brass nameplate?)
Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The

plsh01. Rumour has it that this shot may have been filmed in The Strand. (Can anyone tell where from the reflection in the brass nameplate?)

Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The - Baker Street set (Pinewood Studios). Included for the sake of completeness.
Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The

plsh02. Baker Street set (Pinewood Studios). Included for the sake of completeness.

Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The - Ballet Theatre. Gordon Thomson advises that this was the Royal Ballet at Covent Garden with the sequences shot on a Sunday. (RL)
Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The

plsh03. Ballet Theatre. Gordon Thomson advises that this was the Royal Ballet at Covent Garden with the sequences shot on a Sunday. (RL)

Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The - Ballet Theatre. Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. See plsh03. (RL)
Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The

plsh04. Ballet Theatre. Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. See plsh03. (RL)

Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The - Somerset House, Strand in London, which also features in ’Wilde’, ‘Sleepy Hollow’, ‘Tomorrow Never Dies’ and ‘GoldenEye’ amongst others.
Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The

plsh05. Somerset House, Strand in London, which also features in ’Wilde’, ‘Sleepy Hollow’, ‘Tomorrow Never Dies’ and ‘GoldenEye’ amongst others.

plsh05n. The same WC2 location taken by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 31-05-2016)

Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The - Somerset House, London.
Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The

plsh06. Somerset House, London.

plsh06n. Definitely Somerset House, on the Strand in London. The door is now one of the back entrances to the Courtauld Institute of Art.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-12-2012)

Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The - Interior Diogenes Club. Possibly Somerset House, London. No, neither are 08 or 09, Gordon Thomson who worked on the film advises that it is actually
Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The

plsh07. Interior Diogenes Club. Possibly Somerset House, London. No, neither are 08 or 09, Gordon Thomson who worked on the film advises that it is actually "E Stage" at Pinewood Studios. (RL)

Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The - Interior Diogenes Club. Possibly Somerset House, London. See 07. Gordon recalls the Production Manager, Eric Rattray, saying that he had never seen such a large set built for just a walk-through shot. (RL)
Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The

plsh08. Interior Diogenes Club. Possibly Somerset House, London. See 07. Gordon recalls the Production Manager, Eric Rattray, saying that he had never seen such a large set built for just a walk-through shot. (RL)

Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The - Interior Diogenes Club. Possibly Somerset House, London. See 07. (RL)
Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The

plsh09. Interior Diogenes Club. Possibly Somerset House, London. See 07. (RL)

Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The - Jon Horswell advises that this is Nairn station masquerading as Inverness. Nairn is on the Aberdeen to Inverness line so it's close enough!
Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The

plsh10. Jon Horswell advises that this is Nairn station masquerading as Inverness. Nairn is on the Aberdeen to Inverness line so it's close enough!

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