FILM : Prayer for the Dying, A
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Prayer for the Dying, A 1987 Mickey Rourke, Liam Neeson, Bob Hoskins, Alan Bates, Sammi Davis, Christopher Fulford London
Director : Mike Hodges   Production Company : Samuel Goldwyn Company  Region : LONDON O-Q

A bomber attempts to blow up a troop truck but the plan goes terribly wrong leaving him badly shaken and wanting an end to violence.

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Prayer for the Dying, A - Fallon talks with Anna (Sammi Davis), Father Da Costa's niece outside the vicarage. Andrew Murphy advises that this is the vicarage of St. Michael and All Angels' Church in St Leonard's Road, London E14. Andrew adds that the interior scenes were shot there too.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady020. Fallon talks with Anna (Sammi Davis), Father Da Costa's niece outside the vicarage. Andrew Murphy advises that this is the vicarage of St. Michael and All Angels' Church in St Leonard's Road, London E14. Andrew adds that the interior scenes were shot there too.

Prayer for the Dying, A - Jack Meehan arrives at the church with a funeral procession. Tarling Road E16.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady021. Jack Meehan arrives at the church with a funeral procession. Tarling Road E16.

Prayer for the Dying, A - The police are at the church so Meehan orders the procession to drive past.  Tarling Road, London E16.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady022. The police are at the church so Meehan orders the procession to drive past. Tarling Road, London E16.

prady022n. Not so easy to make out now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-09-2017)

Prayer for the Dying, A - The cortege passes the church. St Lukes Church on Tarling Road, Canning Town, London E16.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady023. The cortege passes the church. St Lukes Church on Tarling Road, Canning Town, London E16.

prady023n. Added gable dormers now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-09-2017)

Prayer for the Dying, A - Fallon and Anna leave the church.  St Lukes Church, Tarling Road, Canning Town looking towards Jude Street.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady024. Fallon and Anna leave the church. St Lukes Church, Tarling Road, Canning Town looking towards Jude Street.

prady024n. The skyline has been altered radically. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-09-2017)

Prayer for the Dying, A - The pair talk outside the church.  Canning Town, London E16.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady025. The pair talk outside the church. Canning Town, London E16.

Prayer for the Dying, A - After the church is desecrated by vandals, Father Da Costa looks for Meehan, the perpetrator, at a local pub. Alex Mills has brought to our notice the following
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady026. After the church is desecrated by vandals, Father Da Costa looks for Meehan, the perpetrator, at a local pub. Alex Mills has brought to our notice the following "Flickr" shot https://www.flickr.com/photos/25347284@N04/5301506942/in/photostream/ revealing the river-facing side of "Royal Pavilion", 2 Pier Road, Woolwich demolished in the early 2000's (RL)

Prayer for the Dying, A - Father Da Costa is escorted from the pub. Royal Pavilion, Pier Road, Woolwich, now demolished. (RL)
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady027. Father Da Costa is escorted from the pub. Royal Pavilion, Pier Road, Woolwich, now demolished. (RL)

Prayer for the Dying, A - After Meehan's 'boys' approach outside the pub, Father Da Costa fights them . . . . and wins.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady028. After Meehan's 'boys' approach outside the pub, Father Da Costa fights them . . . . and wins.

Prayer for the Dying, A - Siobhan waits for Docherty.  Unknown location.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady029. Siobhan waits for Docherty. Unknown location.

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