FILM : Where There's a Will
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Where There's a Will 1955 Kathleen Harrison, George Cole, Leslie Dwyer, Dandy Nichols, Edward Woodward, Sam Kydd Devon
Director : Vernon Sewell   Production Company : George Maynard Productions  Region : SOUTH WEST

When an Uncle is killed by a landmine, relatives from London inherit his run down farm in Devon.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson with additional material provided by James Churcher

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Where There's a Will - As he walks through a field at Windrush Farm, Mr. Brewer pokes an unexploded landmine with his cane.
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whthwi001. As he walks through a field at Windrush Farm, Mr. Brewer pokes an unexploded landmine with his cane.

Where There's a Will - A train brings Londoner Alfie Brewer and his family to Devon after they inherit the farm. Staverton station along New Lane to the west of Staverton in Devon.
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whthwi002. A train brings Londoner Alfie Brewer and his family to Devon after they inherit the farm. Staverton station along New Lane to the west of Staverton in Devon.

whthwi002n. The Preservation Society have done a sterling job here. Screen capture and comparison shot by James Churcher.
(Modern Photo Added: 21-05-2017)

Where There's a Will - Alighting from the carriage, Alfie Brewer (Leslie Dwyer), Fred Slater (George Cole), Maud Hodge (Dandy Nichols), Amy Slater (Thelma Ruby) and June Hodge (Ann Hanslip) make their way out of the station.
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whthwi003. Alighting from the carriage, Alfie Brewer (Leslie Dwyer), Fred Slater (George Cole), Maud Hodge (Dandy Nichols), Amy Slater (Thelma Ruby) and June Hodge (Ann Hanslip) make their way out of the station.

whthwi003n. James advises that you do not leave your luggage unattended!
(Modern Photo Added: 21-05-2017)

Where There's a Will - Alfie choses to walk to Windrush Farm after the others decide to take rooms at a hotel.
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whthwi004. Alfie choses to walk to Windrush Farm after the others decide to take rooms at a hotel.

whthwi004n. Now with added hand rails. (JC)
(Modern Photo Added: 21-05-2017)

Where There's a Will - The walk begins in fine weather. Staverton station on the line from Totnes to Ashburton and the section from Totnes to Buckfastleigh is preserved as the South Devon railway.
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whthwi005. The walk begins in fine weather. Staverton station on the line from Totnes to Ashburton and the section from Totnes to Buckfastleigh is preserved as the South Devon railway.

whthwi005n. Is that free parking at this station? (JC)
(Modern Photo Added: 21-05-2017)

Where There's a Will - Following an unexpected downpour, a soaked Alfie trudges through the muddy farmyard.
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whthwi006. Following an unexpected downpour, a soaked Alfie trudges through the muddy farmyard.

Where There's a Will - Opening the door to the farm Alfie finds Mafeking Brewer, a dubious relative, waiting.
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whthwi007. Opening the door to the farm Alfie finds Mafeking Brewer, a dubious relative, waiting.

Where There's a Will - When they can’t get a room at the village pub, the rest of the family are driven to the farm by Reg. The ford crossing Bidwell Brook in Brooking near Tigley, Devon.
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whthwi008. When they can’t get a room at the village pub, the rest of the family are driven to the farm by Reg. The ford crossing Bidwell Brook in Brooking near Tigley, Devon.

Where There's a Will - The uncomfortable Jeep ride continues.
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whthwi009. The uncomfortable Jeep ride continues.

Where There's a Will - Arscott (Hugh Morton) the solicitor shows the family around the dilapidated buildings.
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whthwi010. Arscott (Hugh Morton) the solicitor shows the family around the dilapidated buildings.

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