FILM : Windbag the Sailor
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Windbag the Sailor 1936 Will Hay, Moore Marriott, Graham Moffatt Cornwall
Director : William Beaudine   Production Company : Gainsborough Pictures  Region : SOUTH WEST

A bragging sea captain whose maritime experience extends to navigating a coal barge on inland waterways is caught out when he is coerced into commanding an unseaworthy ship by an unscrupulous shipping agent who means to have it wrecked.

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Windbag the Sailor - A crowd awaits the new Captain of the Rob Roy at the films Falport dock. IMDB mentions just one location, Falmouth in Cornwall.
Windbag the Sailor

winsa001. A crowd awaits the new Captain of the Rob Roy at the films Falport dock. IMDB mentions just one location, Falmouth in Cornwall.

winsa001n. Lionel Sear with the help of Mike and Steve, who's invaluable help and co-operation both Lionel and we acknowledge, sends this and other shots of the jetty. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 02-11-2015)

Windbag the Sailor - The Sea Scouts band plays as the Master's car approaches. This is facing inland from the Eastern Breakwater of Falmouth Docks.
Windbag the Sailor

winsa002. The Sea Scouts band plays as the Master's car approaches. This is facing inland from the Eastern Breakwater of Falmouth Docks.

winsa002n. Lionel points out that this is slightly to the right of 001n and although the railway lines have been removed their location is still visible. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 02-11-2015)

Windbag the Sailor - Captain Ben Cutlet (Will Hay) has words with Jim Maryatt (Dennis Wyndham) before setting sail.
Windbag the Sailor

winsa003. Captain Ben Cutlet (Will Hay) has words with Jim Maryatt (Dennis Wyndham) before setting sail.

winsa003n. Lionel took a similar stance to 001 and 002 but now looking south east. Unfortunately, Mike and Steve's co-operation didn't extend to providing him with a boat to stand on! (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 02-11-2015)

Windbag the Sailor - The Rob Roy departs without casting off, dragging part of the pier into the sea.
Windbag the Sailor

winsa004. The Rob Roy departs without casting off, dragging part of the pier into the sea.

winsa004n. Again, no boat to stand on but instead there are protruding structures that were added to enable the jetty to handle paddle steamers from Ireland. So Lionel used one of those. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 02-11-2015)

Windbag the Sailor - After regaining control of his ship following a spell on a desert island, Captain Cutlet gives the order to set sail.
Windbag the Sailor

winsa005. After regaining control of his ship following a spell on a desert island, Captain Cutlet gives the order to set sail.

Windbag the Sailor - The Rob Roy approaches Falport after rescuing the passengers and crew of a luxury yacht.
Windbag the Sailor

winsa006. The Rob Roy approaches Falport after rescuing the passengers and crew of a luxury yacht.

winsa006n. Despite the poor weather Lionel and Cynthia managed, after a good lunch, to capture the scene which shows that the stone building remains amongst all the developments. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 02-11-2015)

Windbag the Sailor - Albert (Graham Moffatt) and Jerry Harbottle (Moore Marriott) wave from the bow, just before the Captain steers into the pier.
Windbag the Sailor

winsa007. Albert (Graham Moffatt) and Jerry Harbottle (Moore Marriott) wave from the bow, just before the Captain steers into the pier.

winsa007n. Here Lionel was looking north over the end of the jetty at Trefusis Point, east of Flushing and with no boat approaching the Carrick Roads can be seen. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 02-11-2015)

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