FILM : Further Up the Creek
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Further Up the Creek 1958 David Tomlinson, Frankie Howerd, Shirley Eaton, Thora Hird Dorset, Surrey
Director : Val Guest   Production Company : Henry Halstead Productions, Hammer Film Productions  Region : LONDON E-G,SOUTH EAST E-L,SOUTH WEST

A British Navy frigate is sold to a foreign power and, as a means of making money, the bosun sells tickets to passengers seeking a luxury cruise to the Mediterranean.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

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Further Up the Creek - As the titles appear,
Further Up the Creek

fuupcr001. As the titles appear, "Algeroccan" officials are seen arriving at the Ministry. Looking along The Mall with the Admiralty Citadel in the left background, behind the base of Captain Cook's statue. Location identified by John Tunstill.

fuupcr001n. Peter on the case with this comparison.
(Modern Photo Added: 17-04-2015)

Further Up the Creek - The dignitaries enter to negotiate for surplus Royal Navy frigates. JT recognised the Admiralty Extension on The Mall in SW1.
Further Up the Creek

fuupcr002. The dignitaries enter to negotiate for surplus Royal Navy frigates. JT recognised the Admiralty Extension on The Mall in SW1.

fuupcr002n. Another modern view from Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 17-04-2015)

Further Up the Creek - After the meeting, the Algerrocan representatives depart. Outside The Admiralty Extension on The Mall.
Further Up the Creek

fuupcr003. After the meeting, the Algerrocan representatives depart. Outside The Admiralty Extension on The Mall.

fuupcr003n. Peter found a few empty plinths when he visited.
(Modern Photo Added: 17-04-2015)

Further Up the Creek - A Dispatch Rider (John Singer) rides into Weyport Naval base to notify the affected captains of the sale of their ships. The former Naval Base of Portland in Dorset.
Further Up the Creek

fuupcr004. A Dispatch Rider (John Singer) rides into Weyport Naval base to notify the affected captains of the sale of their ships. The former Naval Base of Portland in Dorset.

Further Up the Creek - The Bosun (Frankie Howerd) tells the rider that HMS Aristotle's Captain has been taken ashore after a breakdown. In the background rises the Isle of Portland.
Further Up the Creek

fuupcr005. The Bosun (Frankie Howerd) tells the rider that HMS Aristotle's Captain has been taken ashore after a breakdown. In the background rises the Isle of Portland.

Further Up the Creek - When he's advised that the ship is to head for Algerocco, the Bosun starts to think up a money making scheme. Portland again, also seen in 'You Know What Sailors Are', 'Above Us the Waves', 'Petticoat Pirates' and 'The Key'.
Further Up the Creek

fuupcr006. When he's advised that the ship is to head for Algerocco, the Bosun starts to think up a money making scheme. Portland again, also seen in 'You Know What Sailors Are', 'Above Us the Waves', 'Petticoat Pirates' and 'The Key'.

Further Up the Creek - Following a huge response to the newspaper advertisement for passengers, Lofty (Ian Whittaker) and Bates (Sam Kydd) help the Postman (Larry Noble) to unload mail bags from his van.
Further Up the Creek

fuupcr007. Following a huge response to the newspaper advertisement for passengers, Lofty (Ian Whittaker) and Bates (Sam Kydd) help the Postman (Larry Noble) to unload mail bags from his van.

Further Up the Creek - Bates finds a perfumed envelope amongst the hundreds of applicants letters.
Further Up the Creek

fuupcr008. Bates finds a perfumed envelope amongst the hundreds of applicants letters.

Further Up the Creek - The Bosun takes the envelope to ensure that the sender is accepted onto the voyage.
Further Up the Creek

fuupcr009. The Bosun takes the envelope to ensure that the sender is accepted onto the voyage.

Further Up the Creek - A new Captain for the Aristotle is required so the Bosun cycles to Navy Headquarters.
Further Up the Creek

fuupcr010. A new Captain for the Aristotle is required so the Bosun cycles to Navy Headquarters.

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