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

The murder of a young woman in London exposes deep racial tensions and prejudices inherent in the area.

David Neicho pulled all the stills and provided all the probable locations.

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Sapphire - Windmill Street W1, according to David Neicho. I've got my doubts. I think maybe Charlotte Street and possibly Tottenham Street.
Sapphire

sap001. Windmill Street W1, according to David Neicho. I've got my doubts. I think maybe Charlotte Street and possibly Tottenham Street.

sap001n. Windmill Street now. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 31-08-2009)

Sapphire - Windmill Street and Charlotte Street, London, W1. But no, they don't join!
Sapphire

sap002. Windmill Street and Charlotte Street, London, W1. But no, they don't join!

sap002n. Yes they do, proves David Neicho. I was thinking of Great Windmill Street, where the Windmill Theatre used to be. A Freudian slip, or the result of a mis-spent youth!
(Modern Photo Added: 16-09-2008)

Sapphire - York Rise, NW5.
Sapphire

sap003. York Rise, NW5.

sap003n. Unmistakable side wall. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-05-2010)

Sapphire - Malden Road, London, NW5.
Sapphire

sap004. Malden Road, London, NW5.

sap004n. Opposite Malden Place and it's still on the 24 bus route. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-05-2010)

Sapphire - Malden Road, Rhyl Street, London NW5.
Sapphire

sap005. Malden Road, Rhyl Street, London NW5.

sap005n. Further south with only the top of the frame holding the evidence. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-05-2010)

Sapphire - Oakford and Lady Somerset Roads, NW5.
Sapphire

sap006. Oakford and Lady Somerset Roads, NW5.

sap006n. Looking down Lady Somerset Road. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-05-2010)

Sapphire - Oakford Road, NW5.
Sapphire

sap007a. Oakford Road, NW5.

sap007an. No2a The Yard, Oakford Road. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-05-2010)

Sapphire - Oakford Road, NW5.
Sapphire

sap007b. Oakford Road, NW5.

sap007bn. The houses on Lady Somerset Road unchanged. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-05-2010)

Sapphire - Oakford Road, NW5.
Sapphire

sap007c. Oakford Road, NW5.

sap007cn. The east side opposite sap007a. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-05-2010)

Sapphire - Dartmouth Park Hill, Fortess Road, Junction Road, Brecknock Road, and Tufnell Park Underground station. I used to live half a mile away, in Camden Road, near where the infamous Dr Crippin done 'is wife in!
Sapphire

sap008a. Dartmouth Park Hill, Fortess Road, Junction Road, Brecknock Road, and Tufnell Park Underground station. I used to live half a mile away, in Camden Road, near where the infamous Dr Crippin done 'is wife in!

sap008an. Still the same, taken from the corner of The Boston pub. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-05-2010)

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