FILM : Go to Blazes
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Go to Blazes 1962 Dave King, Robert Morley, Daniel Massey, Norman Rossington, Dennis Price, Coral Browne Hertfordshire, London
Director : Michael Truman   Production Company : Associated British Picture Corporation   Region : LONDON E-G,SOUTH EAST E-L

Three incompetent criminals steal an ancient fire engine as a getaway vehicle.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

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Go to Blazes - A fire engine speeds through the streets as a Policeman stops traffic. Facing the junction of Craven Terrace and Craven Road with Devonshire Terrace, London W2.
Go to Blazes

gotobl021. A fire engine speeds through the streets as a Policeman stops traffic. Facing the junction of Craven Terrace and Craven Road with Devonshire Terrace, London W2.

gotobl021n. What looks like a pub on the left in the screen shot is now a pharmacy. Information and picture from Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 26-09-2013)

Go to Blazes - The gang run to buy a fire engine for their next robbery. In the background can be seen the tower and archway of St. Mary's Hospital. London W2.
Go to Blazes

gotobl022. The gang run to buy a fire engine for their next robbery. In the background can be seen the tower and archway of St. Mary's Hospital. London W2.

gotobl022n. The same location now from Richard Lovejoy. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-12-2013)

Go to Blazes - When they find that they can't afford a new fire engine, the gang buy a scrap one from a Dealer (Wilfrid Lawson) and load it onto a lorry. Unknown location.
Go to Blazes

gotobl023. When they find that they can't afford a new fire engine, the gang buy a scrap one from a Dealer (Wilfrid Lawson) and load it onto a lorry. Unknown location.

Go to Blazes - That night, the 'borrowed' lorry and it's load are driven to Wales. Unidentified location.
Go to Blazes

gotobl024. That night, the 'borrowed' lorry and it's load are driven to Wales. Unidentified location.

Go to Blazes - In fictional Llandyssullyog, the gang wait until the coast is clear before swapping their scrap fire engine for the one in the village's fire station. Unknown location.
Go to Blazes

gotobl025. In fictional Llandyssullyog, the gang wait until the coast is clear before swapping their scrap fire engine for the one in the village's fire station. Unknown location.

Go to Blazes - Two Lovers (Dudley Sutton and Diane Clare) run through the lanes as the swap takes place.
Go to Blazes

gotobl026. Two Lovers (Dudley Sutton and Diane Clare) run through the lanes as the swap takes place.

Go to Blazes - The Boy catches up with his Girlfriend before kissing her as the village is rocked by an explosion at the fire station.
Go to Blazes

gotobl027. The Boy catches up with his Girlfriend before kissing her as the village is rocked by an explosion at the fire station.

Go to Blazes - Having successfully destroyed the evidence in Wales, the gang drive their 'new' fire engine to a lock-up. Giltspur Street in London EC1 with St Bartholomew's Hospital on the left.
Go to Blazes

gotobl028. Having successfully destroyed the evidence in Wales, the gang drive their 'new' fire engine to a lock-up. Giltspur Street in London EC1 with St Bartholomew's Hospital on the left.

gotobl028n. Giltspur Street is now a Bus Terminus. Picture from Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 08-09-2013)

Go to Blazes - West Smithfield facing the junction with Long Lane in the City of London.
Go to Blazes

gotobl029. West Smithfield facing the junction with Long Lane in the City of London.

gotobl029n. The parking toll booth has been relocated and the Smithfield Goods Depot sign is long gone. A smart new Free toilet has been added (the little cottage type structure) with entrances in the basement. Image and information from Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 08-09-2013)

Go to Blazes - The entrance of the railway Goods Depot, West Smithfield.
Go to Blazes

gotobl030. The entrance of the railway Goods Depot, West Smithfield.

gotobl030n. The same place now by Peter. The black & white building in the right of the screen capture is just out of shot.
(Modern Photo Added: 08-09-2013)

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