FILM : Spring in Park Lane
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Spring in Park Lane 1948 Anna Neagle, Michael Wilding, Tom Walls East Sussex, London
Director : Herbert Wilcox   Production Company : Imperadio (Herbert Wilcox Productions)  Region : LONDON R-S,SOUTH EAST R-Z

The story is about a merchant's daughter who falls in love with their new servant, who is actually a nobleman fallen temporarily on hard times.

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Spring in Park Lane - As the credits roll we are treated to scenes around Park Lane, London W1. The lodge was seen in 'This Happy Breed' and was demolished in 1959 as part of the Park Lane Improvement Scheme.
Spring in Park Lane

sppala001. As the credits roll we are treated to scenes around Park Lane, London W1. The lodge was seen in 'This Happy Breed' and was demolished in 1959 as part of the Park Lane Improvement Scheme.

sppala001n. Peter's picture captures today's view.
(Modern Photo Added: 22-07-2017)

Spring in Park Lane - Another view of the lodge near Stanhope Gate on Park Lane with the trees of Hyde Park filling the background.
Spring in Park Lane

sppala002. Another view of the lodge near Stanhope Gate on Park Lane with the trees of Hyde Park filling the background.

sppala002n. This is taken from where the north most lodge would have been advises Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 22-07-2017)

Spring in Park Lane - The camera pans around to look north up Park Lane, London W1, at the junction with Deaney Street. The expensive apartment buildings are still there today, the road has been widened into a dual carriageway.
Spring in Park Lane

sppala003. The camera pans around to look north up Park Lane, London W1, at the junction with Deaney Street. The expensive apartment buildings are still there today, the road has been widened into a dual carriageway.

sppala003n. Peter provides this comparison shot.
(Modern Photo Added: 22-07-2017)

Spring in Park Lane - Judy Howard (Anna Neagle)knocks on the door of her Uncle Joshua Howard's (Tom Walls) home.
Spring in Park Lane

sppala004. Judy Howard (Anna Neagle)knocks on the door of her Uncle Joshua Howard's (Tom Walls) home.

Spring in Park Lane - Uncle Joshua's Housekeeper Kate O'Malley (Josephine Fitzgerald) and Housemaid Rosie (Lana Morris) pause at the pillar box outside the house next door.
Spring in Park Lane

sppala005. Uncle Joshua's Housekeeper Kate O'Malley (Josephine Fitzgerald) and Housemaid Rosie (Lana Morris) pause at the pillar box outside the house next door.

Spring in Park Lane - Judy visits London Airport, probably Heathrow rather than Croydon, with Lord Richard (Michael Wilding). The aircraft is probably an Avro Type 685 York, high wing, tail dragger, low passenger windows, triple fins, though only two visible. Registration G-AGNL? and with a possible Union Jack on the tail, is likely to be BOAC airplane.
Spring in Park Lane

sppala006. Judy visits London Airport, probably Heathrow rather than Croydon, with Lord Richard (Michael Wilding). The aircraft is probably an Avro Type 685 York, high wing, tail dragger, low passenger windows, triple fins, though only two visible. Registration G-AGNL? and with a possible Union Jack on the tail, is likely to be BOAC airplane.

Spring in Park Lane - The movie's Borechester Towers, home of the Marquis of Borechester (Nicholas Phipps).
Spring in Park Lane

sppala007. The movie's Borechester Towers, home of the Marquis of Borechester (Nicholas Phipps).

sppala007n. Herstmonceux Castle, Hailsham, East Sussex. Image copyright Google Streetview. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 07-08-2017)

Spring in Park Lane - Lord Richard and Judy race back from the airport . . . . Steve Cook tells us that this is in Rottingdean in East Sussex, looking north from the pond on The Green.
Spring in Park Lane

sppala008. Lord Richard and Judy race back from the airport . . . . Steve Cook tells us that this is in Rottingdean in East Sussex, looking north from the pond on The Green.

sppala008n. From 1897 to 1903, the house on the left was home to Rudyard Kipling. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 07-08-2017)

Spring in Park Lane - . . . . speeding past and heading through a village. Steve Cook advises that this is the pond on The Green in Rottingdean near Brighton.
Spring in Park Lane

sppala009. . . . . speeding past and heading through a village. Steve Cook advises that this is the pond on The Green in Rottingdean near Brighton.

sppala009n. A similar shot was seen in 'Shadow Of Fear' (1963). The decorative coloured bows were for the Rottingdean And Saltdean Lions Fayre. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 07-08-2017)

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