FILM : Gentle Sex, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Gentle Sex, The 1943 Joan Gates, Jean Gillie, Joan Greenwood, Joyce Howard, Rosamund John, Lilli Palmer, Ronald Shiner Berkshire, Bedfordshire, Cumbria, London
Director : Leslie Howard and Maurice Elvey   Production Company : Two Cities Films, Concanen Productions, Derrick De Marney  Region : LONDON E-G,SOUTH EAST E-L,NORTH

The stories of seven British girls who decide to 'do their bit' and help out during World War II.

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The Gentle Sex

 

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Gentle Sex, The - Victoria Station, London?
Gentle Sex, The

gs001. Victoria Station, London?

gs001n. Help please.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-04-2015)

Gentle Sex, The - Sign says Southern Railway
Gentle Sex, The

gs002. Sign says Southern Railway

Gentle Sex, The - Tree lined road, can't be too many of those in the UK. But, there is a clock tower at the far end.
Gentle Sex, The

gs003. Tree lined road, can't be too many of those in the UK. But, there is a clock tower at the far end.

Gentle Sex, The - And a level crossing. Not many of them either in UK some seventy years ago. Location, humph, dead easy!... This & gs005 is, I am told, Fenny Stratford, Bucks., William Shelford tells us.
Gentle Sex, The

gs004. And a level crossing. Not many of them either in UK some seventy years ago. Location, humph, dead easy!... This & gs005 is, I am told, Fenny Stratford, Bucks., William Shelford tells us.

Gentle Sex, The - Same crossing, a bit closer.
Gentle Sex, The

gs005. Same crossing, a bit closer.

Gentle Sex, The - Nice steel bridge
Gentle Sex, The

gs006. Nice steel bridge

gs006n. Di Davies identifies this as the rail bridge at Chalvey, Slough, part of the Slough to Windsor section. She supports with a photo that she took some three to four years ago. The central height is still 13' 6" or now, 4.0m (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 26-04-2015)

Gentle Sex, The - War memorial and a church spire, dead giveaway?
Gentle Sex, The

gs007. War memorial and a church spire, dead giveaway?

gs007n. Linslade, Buckinghamshire, the junction of Old Road, Leighton Road and Wing Road. The War Memorial was moved to its current location, Mentmore Road, Linslade in 1955 due to increasing levels of traffic at the junction. Google Image. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 26-04-2015)

Gentle Sex, The - A road junction. Mmmmmm? ... This is Linslade, west of Leighton Buzzard, looking the other way from gs007: William S.
Gentle Sex, The

gs008. A road junction. Mmmmmm? ... This is Linslade, west of Leighton Buzzard, looking the other way from gs007: William S.

Gentle Sex, The - Hump-backed bridge and three chimneys, but where?... This is the bridge over the canal on B488 from Leighton Buzzard to Ivinghoe, Bucks (looking south). Absolutely spot on. William again with thanks.
Gentle Sex, The

gs009. Hump-backed bridge and three chimneys, but where?... This is the bridge over the canal on B488 from Leighton Buzzard to Ivinghoe, Bucks (looking south). Absolutely spot on. William again with thanks.

Gentle Sex, The - Thurnam's? Library? far right and a statue of a local, and probably long forgotten, dignatory, middle left.
Gentle Sex, The

gs010. Thurnam's? Library? far right and a statue of a local, and probably long forgotten, dignatory, middle left.

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