FILM : Silver Fleet, The
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Silver Fleet, The 1943 Ralph Richardson, Googie Withers, Esmond Knight Dundee (Scotland), Norfolk
Director : Vernon Sewell and Gordon Wellesley   Production Company : The Archers, The Rank Organisation  Region : SOUTH EAST R-Z,SCOTLAND

In the occupied Netherlands, the co-owner of a ship yard appears to collaborate with the enemy before beginning to undertake a covert campaign of sabotage.

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Silver Fleet, The - Jaap van Leyden (Ralph Richardson) makes his way to see Colonel von Schiffer. The Town Hall, or Trinity Guild Hall, on Queen Street in King's Lynn, Norfolk.
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silfl001. Jaap van Leyden (Ralph Richardson) makes his way to see Colonel von Schiffer. The Town Hall, or Trinity Guild Hall, on Queen Street in King's Lynn, Norfolk.

silfl001n. Greg Chapman ventured out on a grim January day to take this comparison shot,
(Modern Photo Added: 18-01-2017)

Silver Fleet, The - The shipyard owner's papers are scrutinised. In front of the Town Hall in King's Lynn.
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silfl002. The shipyard owner's papers are scrutinised. In front of the Town Hall in King's Lynn.

silfl002n. Avoiding the traffic on the road, Greg took this shot from the best possible angle.
(Modern Photo Added: 18-01-2017)

Silver Fleet, The - Van Leyden ponders as he walks through Schipsdam after the occupying army's Colonel demands that the shipyard resumes construction.
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silfl003. Van Leyden ponders as he walks through Schipsdam after the occupying army's Colonel demands that the shipyard resumes construction.

Silver Fleet, The - Crossing the street, van Leyden heads for his son's school. Looking down onto the junction of Nelson Street, St. Margaret's Road and Priory Lane in King's Lynn. The location was used in 'One of Our Aircraft is Missing'.
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silfl004. Crossing the street, van Leyden heads for his son's school. Looking down onto the junction of Nelson Street, St. Margaret's Road and Priory Lane in King's Lynn. The location was used in 'One of Our Aircraft is Missing'.

silfl004n. From ground level, Greg took this image of the same, largely unchanged location.
(Modern Photo Added: 18-01-2017)

Silver Fleet, The - The camera tracks van Leyden. Nelson Street runs to the right while Priory Lane leads off ahead to the left of the former Valiant Sailor inn.
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silfl005. The camera tracks van Leyden. Nelson Street runs to the right while Priory Lane leads off ahead to the left of the former Valiant Sailor inn.

silfl005n. Another picture at street level by Greg Chapman.
(Modern Photo Added: 18-01-2017)

Silver Fleet, The - Van Leyden nears the school.
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silfl006. Van Leyden nears the school.

Silver Fleet, The - Checking his watch, van Leyden enters the school yard where he hears a teacher telling the story of Dutch hero Piet Hein to her class.
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silfl007. Checking his watch, van Leyden enters the school yard where he hears a teacher telling the story of Dutch hero Piet Hein to her class.

Silver Fleet, The - Willem van Leyden (Willem Akkerman) comes out of school with the other children.
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silfl008. Willem van Leyden (Willem Akkerman) comes out of school with the other children.

Silver Fleet, The - Under enemy control, the shipyard resumes working to complete two submarines.
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silfl009. Under enemy control, the shipyard resumes working to complete two submarines.

Silver Fleet, The - Refusing to work for the enemy, ship worker Bastiaan Peters (Charles Victor) arrives home penniless and hungry. Hampton Court on Nelson Street, King's Lynn, before 1950s restoration.
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silfl010. Refusing to work for the enemy, ship worker Bastiaan Peters (Charles Victor) arrives home penniless and hungry. Hampton Court on Nelson Street, King's Lynn, before 1950s restoration.

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