FILM : Tread Softly Stranger
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Tread Softly Stranger 1958 Diana Dors, George Baker, Patrick Allen, Terrance Morgan London, South Yorkshire
Director : Gordon Parry   Production Company : George Minter Productions   Region : LONDON T-Z,NORTH

An irresistible temptress causes trouble between two brothers which leads to robbery and death.

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Tread Softly Stranger - When he finds that his Brother is lodging at Widow Finnegan's on Scunthorpe Road, Johnny heads to the house and takes a room. Christopher Matheson identifies this as Uverdale Road, London SW10, north of Burnaby Street. There are only two sets of terrace houses with the distinctive plain feature over the doorways. (RL)
Tread Softly Stranger

trsost011. When he finds that his Brother is lodging at Widow Finnegan's on Scunthorpe Road, Johnny heads to the house and takes a room. Christopher Matheson identifies this as Uverdale Road, London SW10, north of Burnaby Street. There are only two sets of terrace houses with the distinctive plain feature over the doorways. (RL)

trsost011n. Peter visited but, although the chimney of the distant Lots Road Power Station is the same amidst the greenery, the rest of the street is hidden from view by building worker's hording.
(Modern Photo Added: 27-11-2016)

Tread Softly Stranger - Steelworker Paddy Ryan (Patrick Allen) speaks with his girlfriend Sylvia (Jane Griffiths). Likely to be inside the Park Gate Iron & Steel Company's mill.
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trsost012. Steelworker Paddy Ryan (Patrick Allen) speaks with his girlfriend Sylvia (Jane Griffiths). Likely to be inside the Park Gate Iron & Steel Company's mill.

Tread Softly Stranger - An establishing shot of Mallaby's steel mill is seen after Johnny, Dave and girlfriend Calico decide to rob the wages office to cover up Dave's embezzlement of £300. Parkgate Iron & Steel Mill on Aldwarke Road, Parkgate in South Yorkshire. Phyllis confirms the location adding that it was almost the view from her bedroom window in the house that is sadly, long demolished. (RL)
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trsost013. An establishing shot of Mallaby's steel mill is seen after Johnny, Dave and girlfriend Calico decide to rob the wages office to cover up Dave's embezzlement of £300. Parkgate Iron & Steel Mill on Aldwarke Road, Parkgate in South Yorkshire. Phyllis confirms the location adding that it was almost the view from her bedroom window in the house that is sadly, long demolished. (RL)

Tread Softly Stranger - Potter (Russell Napier), the head of accounts, catches up with Dave Mansell (Terence Morgan) as he leaves work and advises that an audit is about to take place.
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trsost014. Potter (Russell Napier), the head of accounts, catches up with Dave Mansell (Terence Morgan) as he leaves work and advises that an audit is about to take place.

Tread Softly Stranger - Early one morning, Johnny takes one of Calico's watches to a Pawnbrokers.
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trsost015. Early one morning, Johnny takes one of Calico's watches to a Pawnbrokers.

Tread Softly Stranger - Johnny gets £50 for the watch to invest on a day at the races and bumps into Paddy as he leaves the shop. The cooling tower may belong to the Prince of Wales power station but the location is unconfirmed.
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trsost016. Johnny gets £50 for the watch to invest on a day at the races and bumps into Paddy as he leaves the shop. The cooling tower may belong to the Prince of Wales power station but the location is unconfirmed.

Tread Softly Stranger - Whilst at the races, Johnny is beaten up by a past Creditor (Tom Clegg). Likely to be the stands at Doncaster Racecourse in South Yorkshire.
Tread Softly Stranger

trsost017. Whilst at the races, Johnny is beaten up by a past Creditor (Tom Clegg). Likely to be the stands at Doncaster Racecourse in South Yorkshire.

Tread Softly Stranger - That evening, Dave sets off to carry out the robbery as planned. Unknown location.
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trsost018. That evening, Dave sets off to carry out the robbery as planned. Unknown location.

Tread Softly Stranger - Through alleyways and back gardens, Dave makes his way to the steel mill. Unidentified location.
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trsost019. Through alleyways and back gardens, Dave makes his way to the steel mill. Unidentified location.

Tread Softly Stranger - Panning with Dave from image trsost019, the boundary wall is reached.
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trsost020. Panning with Dave from image trsost019, the boundary wall is reached.

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