FILM : Hindle Wakes (1931)
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Hindle Wakes (1931) 1931 Sybil Thorndike, Belle Chrystall, John Stuart, Norman McKinnel, Mary Clare County Conwy (Wales), Greater Manchester
Director : Victor Saville   Production Company : Gainsborough Pictures  Region : NORTH,WALES

During 'wakes week', a Lancashire mill girl has an illicit adventure with the owner's son. The third film version of a, once controversial, Stanley Houghton play.

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Hindle Wakes (1931) - The start of the 'wakes' sees workers leaving their jobs for a well earned break.  Possibly a stock shot and likely to be of Daisy Bank Mill.
Hindle Wakes (1931)

hinwa001. The start of the 'wakes' sees workers leaving their jobs for a well earned break. Possibly a stock shot and likely to be of Daisy Bank Mill.

Hindle Wakes (1931) - The workers pour through the gates of the Lancashire mill. Daisy Bank Mill on Herbert Street in Newton Heath, Manchester.  The area is also known as Culcheth.
Hindle Wakes (1931)

hinwa002. The workers pour through the gates of the Lancashire mill. Daisy Bank Mill on Herbert Street in Newton Heath, Manchester. The area is also known as Culcheth.

Hindle Wakes (1931) - In Preston Street, Hindle the workers board charabancs to Blackpool, their traditional destination. This looks like a studio set but could be an unknown location.
Hindle Wakes (1931)

hinwa003. In Preston Street, Hindle the workers board charabancs to Blackpool, their traditional destination. This looks like a studio set but could be an unknown location.

Hindle Wakes (1931) - The mill stands silent and empty. Daisy Bank Mill on Herbert Street, now Terence Street, in Manchester M40.
Hindle Wakes (1931)

hinwa004. The mill stands silent and empty. Daisy Bank Mill on Herbert Street, now Terence Street, in Manchester M40.

Hindle Wakes (1931) - Stock footage of the town where Daisy Bank Mill stands.  Unidentified location.
Hindle Wakes (1931)

hinwa005. Stock footage of the town where Daisy Bank Mill stands. Unidentified location.

Hindle Wakes (1931) - More stock shots. Maybe the same town but still an unknown location.
Hindle Wakes (1931)

hinwa006. More stock shots. Maybe the same town but still an unknown location.

Hindle Wakes (1931) - Jenny Hawthorne and Alan Jeffcote slip away from their friends in Blackpool to spend time together in Llandudno. Looking onto the Parade, Llandudno with the Great Orme in the background. Conwy County, Wales.
Hindle Wakes (1931)

hinwa007. Jenny Hawthorne and Alan Jeffcote slip away from their friends in Blackpool to spend time together in Llandudno. Looking onto the Parade, Llandudno with the Great Orme in the background. Conwy County, Wales.

hinwa007n. The, now enclosed, terrace of the Imperial Hotel on The Promenade. With many thanks to the Management and Patrons for allowing photography.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-06-2013)

Hindle Wakes (1931) - The couple draw up outside the hotel in Llandudno with the Pier and The Grand Hotel as the backdrop.
Hindle Wakes (1931)

hinwa008. The couple draw up outside the hotel in Llandudno with the Pier and The Grand Hotel as the backdrop.

hinwa008n. And this is taken from the same place now. Inside the entrance to the Imperial Hotel.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-06-2013)

Hindle Wakes (1931) - Mill owner's son Alan Jeffcote (John Stuart) and mill girl Jenny Hawthorne (Belle Chrystall) enter the hotel.
Hindle Wakes (1931)

hinwa009. Mill owner's son Alan Jeffcote (John Stuart) and mill girl Jenny Hawthorne (Belle Chrystall) enter the hotel.

hinwa009n. Ah, that's better. The same view now from the Imperial Hotel. The Promenade, Llandudno, Wales.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-06-2013)

Hindle Wakes (1931) - After Jenny's friend Mary is killed in an accident, a Police Sergeant calls at Mrs Hollins' house to bring news of her daughter's death. The same street seen in image hinwa003 which may be a set.
Hindle Wakes (1931)

hinwa010. After Jenny's friend Mary is killed in an accident, a Police Sergeant calls at Mrs Hollins' house to bring news of her daughter's death. The same street seen in image hinwa003 which may be a set.

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