FILM : Adventures of a Private Eye
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Adventures of a Private Eye 1977 Christopher Neil, Suzy Kendall, Harry H Corbett, Diana Dors, Fred Emney, Liz Frazer, Irene Handl, Ian Lavender, Jon Pertwee, Adrienne Posta, William Rushton Essex, London
Director : Stanley A Long   Production Company : Salon Productions  Region : LONDON A-B

While a private detective is away on holiday his less than able bodied assistant decides to try and solve the case. This leads to a series of complications and mistakes.

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Adventures of a Private Eye - This looks west Londony, maybe north of Hyde Park, near
Adventures of a Private Eye

ape001. This looks west Londony, maybe north of Hyde Park, near "Lost"? 42 Springfield Road, NW8 London. Alan Draghi... Oops this still belongs to Adventures of a Taxi Driver as Ray kindly noticed. To be sorted in a future re-boot. (SJ)

Adventures of a Private Eye - This looks a bit Muswell Hilly, remember
Adventures of a Private Eye

ape002. This looks a bit Muswell Hilly, remember "Americanization". Sturdy Edwardian Villas and crumbling front fences. Or maybe "Amorous Milkman" territory? Alan Draghi pinpoints it exactly, 62 Canterbury Grove, London SE27 (RL)

ape002n. Gray Davies agrees with this Google shot. (SJ)
(Modern Photo Added: 11-09-2017)

Adventures of a Private Eye - London bus, a high street perhaps?
Borehamwood High Street claims Topov, but without a pic.High Parade, Streatham High Road,, London, SW16, junction of Gracefield Gardens, claims Alan Draghi, equally without a photo.
Adventures of a Private Eye

ape003. London bus, a high street perhaps? Borehamwood High Street claims Topov, but without a pic.High Parade, Streatham High Road,, London, SW16, junction of Gracefield Gardens, claims Alan Draghi, equally without a photo.

ape003n. A photo, albeit Google so not quite the angle but definitely proof positive, from Graham Davies, who observes "Streatham High Road between Leigham Ave and Gracefield Gardens looking south: there is a tree in the way of the building behind the blue coach in the original." (SJ)
(Modern Photo Added: 08-09-2017)

Adventures of a Private Eye - Could it really be West Byfleet? The photo is definitely the West Byfleet station, the upline in the late 70s/early 80s because I was working in the area then and it is in Surrey and not Essex. Michael Alexander.
Adventures of a Private Eye

ape004. Could it really be West Byfleet? The photo is definitely the West Byfleet station, the upline in the late 70s/early 80s because I was working in the area then and it is in Surrey and not Essex. Michael Alexander.

ape004n. Gray provides this Google shot to confirm West Byfleet. (SJ)
(Modern Photo Added: 08-09-2017)

Adventures of a Private Eye - North London?
Adventures of a Private Eye

ape005. North London?

Adventures of a Private Eye - Is this in North London, there's a clue on the side of the van.
Adventures of a Private Eye

ape006a. Is this in North London, there's a clue on the side of the van.

Adventures of a Private Eye - Well, is it?
Adventures of a Private Eye

ape006b. Well, is it?

Adventures of a Private Eye - More suburbia????is it your neck of the woods?
Adventures of a Private Eye

ape007. More suburbia????is it your neck of the woods?

ape007n. St Stephen's Avenue W13, ident and photo Alan Field. Spot on!
(Modern Photo Added: 30-10-2012)

Adventures of a Private Eye - Not the
Adventures of a Private Eye

ape008. Not the "Damned" kids again?

ape008n. The junction of Ham Common, Lock Road and Ham Street, Ham. Alan Field Well done!
(Modern Photo Added: 30-10-2012)

Adventures of a Private Eye - Nice church???.your local? Alan Draghi may or may not be local but he identifies the church as St Mary Magdalene, Squires Bridge Road, Littleton, Shepperton, Middx. (RL)
Adventures of a Private Eye

ape009. Nice church???.your local? Alan Draghi may or may not be local but he identifies the church as St Mary Magdalene, Squires Bridge Road, Littleton, Shepperton, Middx. (RL)

ape009n. Gray Davies provides this shot which proves Alan correct (SJ).
(Modern Photo Added: 08-09-2017)

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