FILM : Up the Creek
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Up the Creek 1958 David Tomlinson, Peter Sellers, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Vera Day, Lionel Jeffries, Sam Kydd Essex, Hertfordshire, London
Director : Val Guest   Production Company : Byron Film (Henry Halstead Productions)  Region : LONDON T-Z,SOUTH EAST R-Z

A well-meaning but accident-prone officer is given command of a mothballed ship to keep him out of trouble.

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Up the Creek - Chief Petty Officer Doherty (Peter Sellers) greets the new Commanding Officer. Facing landward from the jetty with workshops and cranes in the centre distance. Nothing in this shot remains.
Up the Creek

upcre011. Chief Petty Officer Doherty (Peter Sellers) greets the new Commanding Officer. Facing landward from the jetty with workshops and cranes in the centre distance. Nothing in this shot remains.

Up the Creek - The crew are eager for a lift as the Lieutenant drives to the village with Susanne to collect a package containing parts for his experimental rocket. The riverside is now occupied by buildings on Lewes Close, Grays.
Up the Creek

upcre012. The crew are eager for a lift as the Lieutenant drives to the village with Susanne to collect a package containing parts for his experimental rocket. The riverside is now occupied by buildings on Lewes Close, Grays.

Up the Creek - At the station, Susanne (Liliane Sottane) gets out of the car followed by the Lieutenant and his crew. Bricket Wood station on the line between Watford Junction and St. Albans in Hertfordshire.
Up the Creek

upcre013. At the station, Susanne (Liliane Sottane) gets out of the car followed by the Lieutenant and his crew. Bricket Wood station on the line between Watford Junction and St. Albans in Hertfordshire.

Up the Creek - The Bosun and ratings walk away before returning to collect items secreted in the car's boot when the coast is clear.  Looking from the car park at Bricket Wood station towards the Fox & Hounds public house on Station Road.
Up the Creek

upcre014. The Bosun and ratings walk away before returning to collect items secreted in the car's boot when the coast is clear. Looking from the car park at Bricket Wood station towards the Fox & Hounds public house on Station Road.

Up the Creek - In the village, pastries and pies are delivered to a bakers shop by Cooky (John Warren). Looking towards Back Lane from The Green in Letchmore Heath, Hertfordshire. The village was seen in ‘Village of the Damned’, 'Die! Die! My Darling!' and 'Confessions of a Window Cleaner'.
Up the Creek

upcre015. In the village, pastries and pies are delivered to a bakers shop by Cooky (John Warren). Looking towards Back Lane from The Green in Letchmore Heath, Hertfordshire. The village was seen in ‘Village of the Damned’, 'Die! Die! My Darling!' and 'Confessions of a Window Cleaner'.

Up the Creek - Lofty (Max Butterfield) carries laundry boxes to a house on a lane.  Facing east on Common Lane in Letchmore Heath.
Up the Creek

upcre016. Lofty (Max Butterfield) carries laundry boxes to a house on a lane. Facing east on Common Lane in Letchmore Heath.

Up the Creek - Mrs. Moore answers the knock at the door and the clean linen is handed over. Common Lane, Letchmore Heath.
Up the Creek

upcre017. Mrs. Moore answers the knock at the door and the clean linen is handed over. Common Lane, Letchmore Heath.

Up the Creek - Scouse (David Lodge) takes paint into the Decorator’s shop. Outside the former Post Office on The Green in Letchmore Heath.
Up the Creek

upcre018. Scouse (David Lodge) takes paint into the Decorator’s shop. Outside the former Post Office on The Green in Letchmore Heath.

Up the Creek - Lieutenant Fairweather enlists the help of a tractor to move the huge package. Bricket Wood station also appeared in ‘She’ll Have to Go’, ‘Impact’, ‘Night of the Demon’ and ‘Double Confession'.
Up the Creek

upcre019. Lieutenant Fairweather enlists the help of a tractor to move the huge package. Bricket Wood station also appeared in ‘She’ll Have to Go’, ‘Impact’, ‘Night of the Demon’ and ‘Double Confession'.

Up the Creek - After suffering a flat tyre on the way, Susanne and the Lieutenant eventually reach the Pig & Whistle. The Three Horse Shoes on The Green, Letchmore Heath.
Up the Creek

upcre020. After suffering a flat tyre on the way, Susanne and the Lieutenant eventually reach the Pig & Whistle. The Three Horse Shoes on The Green, Letchmore Heath.

upcre020n. The bay windows are unchanged. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 30-04-2017)

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