Uncle, The

Date: 1965
Director: Desmond Davis
Production Company: British Lion Film Corpn, Play-Pix

Stars: Rupert Davies, Brenda Bruce, Robert Duncan, Ann Lynn, Christopher Ariss, Maurice Denham
Location(s): Devon

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Storyline:

A young boy has a nephew of the same age and sometimes finds it difficult to come to terms with, frequently making him feel responsible for him.

Additional Information:

Screen captures and uncredited NOW shots provided by David Wilson and uploaded by Richard Lovejoy

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Manadon Vale Primary School, Plymouth

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Manadon Vale Primary School, Plymouth

Butt Park Road, Honicknowle, Plymouth

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Nick Colborn captures the passage of time. (RL)

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Nick Colborn took this shot while he was in Butt Park Road, Honicknowle, Plymouth. (RL)

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Looking towards Butt Park Road, Honicknowle, Plymouth

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Farm Lane, Honicknowle, Plymouth

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Hornchurch Road, Ernesettle, Plymouth

Farm Lane, Honicknowle, Plymouth

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Nick Colbourn replaces the Google shot with one of his own. (RL)

Farm Lane, Honicknowle, Plymouth

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Another Google image replaced by Nick (RL)

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Dy Taylor has identified this as Compton Knoll House that was at the end of Hartley Avenue, Plymouth and likes to think that filming included the interior as well. (RL)

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See Capture 13 (RL)

Royal Parade, Plymouth

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Now, without children.

Royal Parade, Plymouth

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Just more greenery.

Royal Parade, Plymouth

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Smaller dogs these days.

Royal Parade, Plymouth

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Now.

Royal Parade, Plymouth

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It is surprising how little has changed in Plymouth over the years.

Royal Parade, Plymouth

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Trees and other paraphernalia prevented Dave obtaining exactly the right angle.

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Butt Park Road, Honicknowle, Plymouth

Butt Park Road, Honicknowle, Plymouth

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Another picture from Nick whilst in Butt Park Road. (RL)

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The bottom of Butt Park Road, Honicknowle, Plymouth

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Looking towards Honicknowle Lane, Plymouth

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Unknown location.

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Headland Warren Farm, Dartmoor, Devon.

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Unknown location.

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Butt Park Road, Honicknowle, Plymouth

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Budshead Road, looking towards Norwich Avenue, Whitleigh, Plymouth.

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The Hoe, Plymouth

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Doesn't look quite so inviting today.

The Hoe, Plymouth

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A more deserted vista on a grey day.

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Hound Tor, Dartmoor, Devon.

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Headland Warren Farm, Dartmoor, Devon.

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Headland Warren Farm, Dartmoor, Devon.

The Hoe, Plymouth

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A little more "Health and Safety" now.

The Hoe, Plymouth

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It was sunnier when we were younger!

The Hoe, Plymouth

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Few changes except for the railings.

The Hoe, Plymouth

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Very much unchanged.

The Hoe, Plymouth

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Now.

The Hoe, Plymouth

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The years reveal that "improvements" have been made.

Farm Lane, Honicknowle, Plymouth

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"Victory Inn" now "The Victory" proves Nick Colbourn

Ford Park Cemetery, Plymouth

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It would have been inappropriate to take the shot had there been people there.

Ford Park Cemetery, Plymouth

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Sadly, a few additional headstones.

Ford Park Cemetery, Plymouth

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Now.

Butt Park Road, Honicknowle, Plymouth

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Was that chapel redeveloped or demolished Nick? (RL)