FILM : Petticoat Pirates
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Petticoat Pirates 1961 Charlie Drake, Anne Heywood, Cecil Parker, Thorley Walters, John Turner, Eleanor Summerfield, Victor Maddern Dorset
Director : David MacDonald   Production Company : Associated British Picture Corporation (ABPC)  Region : SOUTH WEST

A party of WRENs strike a blow for women's rights when they rebel against a naval command.

Screen shots uploaded by Phil Wilkinson from source material provided by John Tunstill.

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Petticoat Pirates [DVD]

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Petticoat Pirates - Charlie (Charlie Drake), a Stoker in the Navy, visits his Commander to request a posting.  Unknown location.
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petpi001. Charlie (Charlie Drake), a Stoker in the Navy, visits his Commander to request a posting. Unknown location.

Petticoat Pirates - Charlie leaves the Naval Base HQ.  Unidentified location.
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petpi002. Charlie leaves the Naval Base HQ. Unidentified location.

Petticoat Pirates - Charlie's posting - a WRNS base!  Unidentified location likely to be Portland, Dorset.
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petpi003. Charlie's posting - a WRNS base! Unidentified location likely to be Portland, Dorset.

Petticoat Pirates - Charlie enters the base. Portland Harbour was seen in 'Above Us the Waves', 'You Know What Sailors Are', 'Further Up the Creek', 'The Key' and 'The Bulldog Breed'.
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petpi004. Charlie enters the base. Portland Harbour was seen in 'Above Us the Waves', 'You Know What Sailors Are', 'Further Up the Creek', 'The Key' and 'The Bulldog Breed'.

Petticoat Pirates - Following the WRNS's. Unidentified location.
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petpi005. Following the WRNS's. Unidentified location.

Petticoat Pirates - Rating busy themselves on board with Castletown, Portland, Dorset in the background.
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petpi006. Rating busy themselves on board with Castletown, Portland, Dorset in the background.

Petticoat Pirates - Another view of Castletown, Portland. The Naval Base at Portland closed in 1995 with the RN Air Base closing four years later.
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petpi007. Another view of Castletown, Portland. The Naval Base at Portland closed in 1995 with the RN Air Base closing four years later.

Petticoat Pirates - Yet another view of Castletown, Portland from the harbour. Portland Harbour played host to events during the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
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petpi007a. Yet another view of Castletown, Portland from the harbour. Portland Harbour played host to events during the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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