FILM : Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation)
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation) 1977 Bernard Cribbins, Aubrey Morris, Engin Eshref, Graham Fletcher-Cook, Michael Halsey, Jayne Tottman, Colin Jeavons Kent, London
Director : David Eady   Production Company : Eady Barnes Productions Limited  Region : LONDON M-N,SOUTH EAST M-Q

A boy enlists the help of his friends to prevent a stolen sarcophagus from being taken out of the country.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

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Children's Film Foundation Collection: London Tales (The Salvage Gang | Operation Third Form | Night Ferry)(DVD)

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Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation) - The film opens with a scene of goods vans being hump shunted at a railway yard. Temple Mills Marshalling Yard in Stratford E10 with the Control Tower to the left of centre.
Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation)

nigfe001. The film opens with a scene of goods vans being hump shunted at a railway yard. Temple Mills Marshalling Yard in Stratford E10 with the Control Tower to the left of centre.

Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation) - In a nearby field, young Jeff (Graham Fletcher-Cook) is playing with his glider. The playing field north of Temple Mills Marshalling Yard, now known as Leyton Jubilee Park.
Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation)

nigfe002. In a nearby field, young Jeff (Graham Fletcher-Cook) is playing with his glider. The playing field north of Temple Mills Marshalling Yard, now known as Leyton Jubilee Park.

Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation) - When the model aircraft flies over the fence and lands in the railway yard, Jeff finds his way through the fence to rescue it. Temple Mills Marshalling Yard.
Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation)

nigfe003. When the model aircraft flies over the fence and lands in the railway yard, Jeff finds his way through the fence to rescue it. Temple Mills Marshalling Yard.

Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation) - A wagon rumbles towards the lad as he picks up the plane. In the background stands the Hump Cabin at Temple Mills.
Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation)

nigfe004. A wagon rumbles towards the lad as he picks up the plane. In the background stands the Hump Cabin at Temple Mills.

Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation) - Shunters Harry Smith and his colleague spot Jeff and give chase. Temple Mills Marshalling Yard lies in the Lea Valley, between the River Lea and Orient Way to the north of Stratford.
Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation)

nigfe005. Shunters Harry Smith and his colleague spot Jeff and give chase. Temple Mills Marshalling Yard lies in the Lea Valley, between the River Lea and Orient Way to the north of Stratford.

Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation) - Running from the railway yard, Jeff makes his way towards the street. Waste ground alongside Shellwood Road in SW11 with the South West Main Line from Waterloo passing above.
Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation)

nigfe006. Running from the railway yard, Jeff makes his way towards the street. Waste ground alongside Shellwood Road in SW11 with the South West Main Line from Waterloo passing above.

nigfe006n. I'm guessing about here where there's still an open space. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-07-2016)

Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation) - Dressed as undertakers, Pyramid (Bernard Cribbins) and Soapy (Aubrey Morris) look along the street from the back of their hearse. Shellwood Road in SW11 with buildings on Knowsley Road in the background.
Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation)

nigfe007. Dressed as undertakers, Pyramid (Bernard Cribbins) and Soapy (Aubrey Morris) look along the street from the back of their hearse. Shellwood Road in SW11 with buildings on Knowsley Road in the background.

nigfe007n. Probably the same plane tree and extensions added to some of the houses on Knowsley Road. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-07-2016)

Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation) - Jeff watches as an armoured car approaches. Looking towards the junction with Poyntz Road and Latchmere Road beyond from Shellwood Road.
Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation)

nigfe008. Jeff watches as an armoured car approaches. Looking towards the junction with Poyntz Road and Latchmere Road beyond from Shellwood Road.

nigfe008n. Now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-07-2016)

Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation) - When the security van comes to a stand, a valuable sarcophagus is transferred to the hearse. Facing east on Shellwood Road.
Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation)

nigfe009. When the security van comes to a stand, a valuable sarcophagus is transferred to the hearse. Facing east on Shellwood Road.

nigfe009n. Now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-07-2016)

Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation) - Pyramid and Soapy get back into the hearse and drive away with the stolen artifact. Shellwood Road in Battersea.
Night Ferry (Children's Film Foundation)

nigfe010. Pyramid and Soapy get back into the hearse and drive away with the stolen artifact. Shellwood Road in Battersea.

nigfe010n. A rebuild to the right. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 02-08-2016)

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