FILM : One That Got Away, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
One That Got Away, The 1957 Hardy Kruger, Michael Goodliffe, Jack Gwillim Buckinghamshire, Cumbria, London, Middlesex
Director : Roy Ward Baker   Production Company : The Rank Organisation, Julian Wintle Productions  Region : LONDON O-Q,SOUTH EAST M-Q,NORTH

The true story of Oberleutnant Franz von Werra, the only German prisoner of war taken in Britain during the Second World War who escaped from numerous British POW camps and got back to Germany.

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The One That Got Away [DVD]

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One That Got Away, The - Satterthwaite?
One That Got Away, The

oga006. Satterthwaite?

oga006n. Yes, it is Satterthwaite. Sorry the picture is not the right angle, but you can make out the church tower to the left centre of the image. Taken by Stephen Manship.
(Modern Photo Added: 29-04-2010)

One That Got Away, The - The road to Satterthwaite?
One That Got Away, The

oga007a. The road to Satterthwaite?

oga007an. 004a again, Grizedale in the Lake District copyright Google Street View
(Modern Photo Added: 08-11-2012)

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One That Got Away, The

oga007b. 

One That Got Away, The - A house on the moors, Lake District?
One That Got Away, The

oga008. A house on the moors, Lake District?

oga008n. Road from Grizedale to Satterthwaite copyright Google Street View
(Modern Photo Added: 08-11-2012)

One That Got Away, The - Jeff Stone advises that
One That Got Away, The

oga009a. Jeff Stone advises that "This the Travellers Rest public house on the Birker Fell road from Ulpha in the Duddon valley, Cumbria. The single storey building in front to the right of centre is The Browfoot Room (Ulpha Village Hall) and the property at the junction is Browfoot Cottage".

One That Got Away, The - This is The Travellers Rest pub seen from further up the hill. Location found by Jeff Stone.
One That Got Away, The

oga009b. This is The Travellers Rest pub seen from further up the hill. Location found by Jeff Stone.

One That Got Away, The - A railway station, two road bridges passing overhead in the distance. Jonathan Horswell is a bit of an expert on stations and has identified the location as Gerrards Cross station in Buckinghamshire with the nearest bridge carrying Packhorse Road.
One That Got Away, The

oga010a. A railway station, two road bridges passing overhead in the distance. Jonathan Horswell is a bit of an expert on stations and has identified the location as Gerrards Cross station in Buckinghamshire with the nearest bridge carrying Packhorse Road.

oga010an. Packhorse Road bridge was controversially rebuilt as a covered way to accommodate a new supermarket. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-05-2017)

One That Got Away, The - More of Gerrards Cross station at the end of Station Approach off Packhorse Road in Gerrards Cross.
One That Got Away, The

oga010b. More of Gerrards Cross station at the end of Station Approach off Packhorse Road in Gerrards Cross.

oga010bn. Due to redesign of the platform fixtures and fittings, this is the best angle possible now. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-05-2017)

One That Got Away, The - Jonathan further advises that the station is in a cutting and, although it has been considerably altered, once had four tracks passing through.
One That Got Away, The

oga010c. Jonathan further advises that the station is in a cutting and, although it has been considerably altered, once had four tracks passing through.

oga010cn. Rationalisation in the 1960s saw two main lines removed from between the platforms and this platform widened to meet the realigned line towards London. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-05-2017)

One That Got Away, The - County Garage can be made out on the advertisement on the stairs. Jonathan Horswell explains
One That Got Away, The

oga010d. County Garage can be made out on the advertisement on the stairs. Jonathan Horswell explains "The long gone garage was once located at the junction of Packhorse Road and Station Road near to the station".

oga010dn. No advertisements now. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-05-2017)

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