FILM : Cosh Boy
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Cosh Boy 1952 Joan Collins, Hermoine Baddley, Hermoine Gingold, Laurence Naismith London
Director : Lewis Gilbert   Production Company : Angel Productions and Romulus Films  Region : LONDON C-D

Young thugs on the rampage in Hammersmith and Battersea. The first film that features in the Cinema of Darkness screenplay.

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We are always looking for more help with identifying these filming locations and would be grateful for any positive identifications, snippets or references you can offer about these movie making locations.
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Cosh Boy - Squint a bit and you can see the supports of Hammersmith Bridge. The film was made at the Riverside Studios, Hammersmith. So probably Queen Caroline Street and the corner of??Ship? Crisp Road, my A-Z is a bit fuzzy.
Cosh Boy

cob001. Squint a bit and you can see the supports of Hammersmith Bridge. The film was made at the Riverside Studios, Hammersmith. So probably Queen Caroline Street and the corner of??Ship? Crisp Road, my A-Z is a bit fuzzy.

Cosh Boy - A factory?
Cosh Boy

cob002. A factory?

Cosh Boy - Probably under Hammersmith Bridge.
Cosh Boy

cob003. Probably under Hammersmith Bridge.

Cosh Boy - Well it can't be clearer than that. Hammersmith Bridge, for the dozenth time! And the shiney wall seen in cob001, a pub probably.
Cosh Boy

cob004a. Well it can't be clearer than that. Hammersmith Bridge, for the dozenth time! And the shiney wall seen in cob001, a pub probably.

cob004an. Now. The corner of Queen Caroline Street and Crisp Road. There was a pub on the corner of the now non existent Ship Lane and Queen Street (as it was then known). SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 12-06-2009)

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cob004b. 

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cob004c. 

Cosh Boy - Probably Leamore Street, but the lighting is strange for the close-up scenes, a set perhaps? Also the distance between the sets of railings isn't quite correct.
Cosh Boy

cob005a. Probably Leamore Street, but the lighting is strange for the close-up scenes, a set perhaps? Also the distance between the sets of railings isn't quite correct.

cob005an. Leamore Street, W6. Hope so, my book - "London Film Location Guide" - says so! SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 12-06-2009)

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cob005b. 

cob005bn. No 40. SJ.
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cob005c. 

cob005cn. And again. SJ.
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Cosh Boy - An unpleasant part of Hammersmith 60 years ago.
Cosh Boy

cob006. An unpleasant part of Hammersmith 60 years ago.

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