FILM : Sapphire
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Sapphire 1959 Nigel Patrick, Yvonne Mitchell, Paul Massie, Michael Craig, Bernard Miles London
Director : Basil Dearden   Production Company : Artna Films Ltd., The Rank Organisation  Region : LONDON R-S

Investigations following the murder of a pregnant young woman cause racial tensions to run high.

Screen captures by Phil Wilkinson with uncredited location identifications by David Neicho

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Sapphire - The Inspector enters the run down slumto verify Johnnie's alibi. Modena Street, now Meanwhile Gardens, London W10.
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sapph061. The Inspector enters the run down slumto verify Johnnie's alibi. Modena Street, now Meanwhile Gardens, London W10.

sapph061n. The houses in the left background still stand on Homemead Road and those to the right are on Great Western Road. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 21-01-2014)

Sapphire - A warrant is obtained to search Ted Harris’s workshop. Detective Whitehead (Peter Vaughan). The yard at the rear of properties at the corner of Oakford Road and Lady Somerset Road.
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sapph062. A warrant is obtained to search Ted Harris’s workshop. Detective Whitehead (Peter Vaughan). The yard at the rear of properties at the corner of Oakford Road and Lady Somerset Road.

Sapphire - A shocked Mildred Farr arrives home to see David and her father watching the Police.
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sapph063. A shocked Mildred Farr arrives home to see David and her father watching the Police.

Sapphire - Detective Sergeant Newton oversees the removal of a pram from the workshop.
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sapph064. Detective Sergeant Newton oversees the removal of a pram from the workshop.

Sapphire - After Sapphire's murderer is driven away, the Detectives say farewell to Dr. Robbins (Earl Cameron). Oakford Road  NW5.
Sapphire

sapph065. After Sapphire's murderer is driven away, the Detectives say farewell to Dr. Robbins (Earl Cameron). Oakford Road NW5.

sapph065n. The east side of the street. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-05-2010)

Sapphire - Dr. Robbins walks away, heading back to his surgery in Birmingham. Lady Somerset Road, curving away past the junction with Burghley Road in Tufnell Park.
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sapph066. Dr. Robbins walks away, heading back to his surgery in Birmingham. Lady Somerset Road, curving away past the junction with Burghley Road in Tufnell Park.

sapph066n. Graham Leslie provides this slightly off angle shot of Lady Somerset Road NW5. Image copyright Google Streetview.
(Modern Photo Added: 06-08-2017)

Sapphire - Superintendent Hazard and Inspector Learoyd are taken back to the police station. Oakford Road, London NW5 with now demolished buildings on Burghley Road in the distance.
Sapphire

sapph067. Superintendent Hazard and Inspector Learoyd are taken back to the police station. Oakford Road, London NW5 with now demolished buildings on Burghley Road in the distance.

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