FILM : Stranger in Town
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Stranger in Town 1957 Alex Nicol, Anne Page, Mary Laura Wood, Mona Washbourne, Charles Lloyd Pack Cookham, Berkshire; Batchworth Heath, Hertfordshire
Director : George Pollock   Production Company : Tempean Productions  Region : SOUTH EAST R-Z

An American composer, lodging in a quiet English village is shot dead. A journalist, also from America probes the death on behalf of the pianist's only relative in America. The trail leads to the local gossip who is later found gassed.

Screen captures and uncredited now shots uploaded by Richard Lovejoy

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Third alibi/night was our friend/stranger in town [DVD]

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Stranger in Town - Having met Vicky at home, visited Capt. Nash, declaring himself as a reporter on vacation seeking information regarding David on behalf of his Uncle in America, John heads off to see Agnes Smith. Unknown location.
Stranger in Town

stintwn011. Having met Vicky at home, visited Capt. Nash, declaring himself as a reporter on vacation seeking information regarding David on behalf of his Uncle in America, John heads off to see Agnes Smith. Unknown location.

Stranger in Town - John is booking out of his hotel when he is given a note to say that he does not know the whole story regarding David and asking him not to leave. With the date 1535 on the wall it must surely have been conserved. Well yes, what was the King's Head Hotel High Street, Harrow-on-the-Hill and now Grade ll listed. With an apparent chequered history it was a sad loss to those that frequented the bar(s).
Stranger in Town

stintwn012. John is booking out of his hotel when he is given a note to say that he does not know the whole story regarding David and asking him not to leave. With the date 1535 on the wall it must surely have been conserved. Well yes, what was the King's Head Hotel High Street, Harrow-on-the-Hill and now Grade ll listed. With an apparent chequered history it was a sad loss to those that frequented the bar(s).

Stranger in Town - John talks to the landlord (Willoughby Goddard) of the local pub. Unknown location.
Stranger in Town

stintwn013. John talks to the landlord (Willoughby Goddard) of the local pub. Unknown location.

Stranger in Town - He then visits the College where David was offered a job, that he refused. Islet Park House, Islet Park, Maidenhead, Berks
Stranger in Town

stintwn014. He then visits the College where David was offered a job, that he refused. Islet Park House, Islet Park, Maidenhead, Berks

stintwn014n. Difficulties tracking this down but an interesting history and now converted into apartments. Best possible shot as it is surrounded with deep dense shrubbery.
(Modern Photo Added: 28-07-2016)

Stranger in Town - Where he talks to the College Principal (Alan Robinson).
Stranger in Town

stintwn015. Where he talks to the College Principal (Alan Robinson).

stintwn015n. Only possible angle but at least I captured the white balustrade.
(Modern Photo Added: 28-07-2016)

Stranger in Town - Vicky appears to have followed him there and enquires how the investigation is going. Islet Park House but not possible to enter the private property.
Stranger in Town

stintwn016. Vicky appears to have followed him there and enquires how the investigation is going. Islet Park House but not possible to enter the private property.

Stranger in Town - John and Vicky arrive back at “Linford” after their visit. Cookham Station.
Stranger in Town

stintwn017. John and Vicky arrive back at “Linford” after their visit. Cookham Station.

stintwn017n. It still retains some of its charm.
(Modern Photo Added: 28-07-2016)

Stranger in Town - As they part company the station-master brings back tea from the café.
Stranger in Town

stintwn018. As they part company the station-master brings back tea from the café.

stintwn018n. Now this is a sign of the times.
(Modern Photo Added: 28-07-2016)

Stranger in Town - Having gained some information from some locals John catches the bus to “Cranleigh Cross”. Lower Road Cookham.
Stranger in Town

stintwn019. Having gained some information from some locals John catches the bus to “Cranleigh Cross”. Lower Road Cookham.

stintwn019n. Cars are a more favoured transport these days.
(Modern Photo Added: 28-07-2016)

Stranger in Town - Where he alights with Mrs Woodham (Peggy Ann Clifford) Batchworth Heath, Rickmansworth, Herts.  over 20 miles away.
Stranger in Town

stintwn020. Where he alights with Mrs Woodham (Peggy Ann Clifford) Batchworth Heath, Rickmansworth, Herts. over 20 miles away.

stintwn020n. "Ye Olde Greene Manne" still stands.
(Modern Photo Added: 28-07-2016)

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