FILM : Tread Softly Stranger
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Tread Softly Stranger 1958 Diana Dors, George Baker, Patrick Allen, Terrance Morgan London, South Yorkshire
Director : Gordon Parry   Production Company : George Minter Productions   Region : LONDON T-Z,NORTH

An irresistible temptress causes trouble between two brothers which leads to robbery and death.

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Tread Softly Stranger - A taxi draws up outside the London apartment block where Johnny Mansell lives. Peter identifies the Melia White House Hotel, formerly 'The White House', at  No. 1 Albany Street, London NW1.
Tread Softly Stranger

trsost001. A taxi draws up outside the London apartment block where Johnny Mansell lives. Peter identifies the Melia White House Hotel, formerly 'The White House', at No. 1 Albany Street, London NW1.

trsost001n. Peter found a new devolopment replacing the flats in the background.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-04-2015)

Tread Softly Stranger - Linda (Sandra Francis) steps from the taxi and enters the building where she is about to find that Johnny is fleeing London after running up large gambling debts. 'The White House' on Albany Street located by Peter.
Tread Softly Stranger

trsost002. Linda (Sandra Francis) steps from the taxi and enters the building where she is about to find that Johnny is fleeing London after running up large gambling debts. 'The White House' on Albany Street located by Peter.

trsost002n. The redesigned entrance of the former White House by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-04-2015)

Tread Softly Stranger - The camera tilts up as Linda passes through the entrance door. The Melia White House Hotel in NW1 found by Peter.
Tread Softly Stranger

trsost003. The camera tilts up as Linda passes through the entrance door. The Melia White House Hotel in NW1 found by Peter.

trsost003n. Peter spotted the old portal above the new entrance.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-04-2015)

Tread Softly Stranger - The train bringing Johnny from London pulls into Rawborough station. Parkgate and Rawmarsh railway station on Aldwarke Road in the north of Rotherham, Yorkshire. The station closed in January 1968 although the railway line is still in use.
Tread Softly Stranger

trsost004. The train bringing Johnny from London pulls into Rawborough station. Parkgate and Rawmarsh railway station on Aldwarke Road in the north of Rotherham, Yorkshire. The station closed in January 1968 although the railway line is still in use.

Tread Softly Stranger - Johnny Mansell (George Baker) leaves the station. The station approach road of Parkgate and Rawmarsh railway station with Aldwarke Terrace in the background. Confirmed by Phyllis Elias.
Tread Softly Stranger

trsost005. Johnny Mansell (George Baker) leaves the station. The station approach road of Parkgate and Rawmarsh railway station with Aldwarke Terrace in the background. Confirmed by Phyllis Elias.

Tread Softly Stranger - Walking away from the station, Johnny sets out to find his brother Dave, a wages clerk at Mallaby's steel mill. The Station Hotel on Aldwarke Road, Parkgate, Rotherham.
Tread Softly Stranger

trsost006. Walking away from the station, Johnny sets out to find his brother Dave, a wages clerk at Mallaby's steel mill. The Station Hotel on Aldwarke Road, Parkgate, Rotherham.

Tread Softly Stranger - A train of wagons crosses the road. This is Aldwarke Road, also seen in image trsost013. An old OS map of the area shows the level crossing just west of the Station Hotel.
Tread Softly Stranger

trsost007. A train of wagons crosses the road. This is Aldwarke Road, also seen in image trsost013. An old OS map of the area shows the level crossing just west of the Station Hotel.

Tread Softly Stranger - Johnny makes his way to the Working Mens Club. Lloyd Street in Parkgate, about halfway between Broad Street and Cross Street on the north side of the road. The building is number 34 but the whole street has been demolished and replaced with industrial premises.
Tread Softly Stranger

trsost008. Johnny makes his way to the Working Mens Club. Lloyd Street in Parkgate, about halfway between Broad Street and Cross Street on the north side of the road. The building is number 34 but the whole street has been demolished and replaced with industrial premises.

Tread Softly Stranger - Children playing in the street kick a football towards Johnny. JT adds
Tread Softly Stranger

trsost009. Children playing in the street kick a football towards Johnny. JT adds "The crowd scenes using local kids earned them all a shilling and a Mars Bar."

Tread Softly Stranger - After kicking the ball back to the boys, Johnny carries on to the Working Mens Club. The skyline is dominated by the Park Gate Iron and Steel Company's works. John Tunstill advises that filming took place in Lloyd Street, Parkgate - is this the place? JT spot on again, Phyllis Elias confirms that it is indeed Lloyd Street, Parkgate.
Tread Softly Stranger

trsost010. After kicking the ball back to the boys, Johnny carries on to the Working Mens Club. The skyline is dominated by the Park Gate Iron and Steel Company's works. John Tunstill advises that filming took place in Lloyd Street, Parkgate - is this the place? JT spot on again, Phyllis Elias confirms that it is indeed Lloyd Street, Parkgate.

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