S: British TV & Movie Classics Tour - May 2008
FC: British TV & Movie Classics Tour - May 2008
1: ... not particularly a good omen for the trip ... but all ended well ... | Carnforth Station ... "Brief Encounter" was filmed here in 1945
2: Lake Windermere
3: Dove Cottage I wandered lonely as a Cloud That floats on high o'er Vale and Hills, When all at once I saw a crowd, A host of golden Daffodils Beside the Lake, beneath the trees Fluttering and dancing in the Breeze.
4: Keswick & Kirkstone Pass
5: Beatrix Potter
6: Hardraw | Scene from "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves" filmed under this waterfall
7: St Oswald's, Askrigg | Askrigg - home of "All Creatures Great & Small" | Skeldale House - where James Herriot lived | Wensleydale Church - where James & Helen were married on the show & in real life | public foot path sign
8: Ripon Cathedral
9: Goathland- otherwise known as Aidensfield in "Heartbeat" | the Police house or the Doctor's house used on "Heartbeat" | Goathland Hotel ... OR ... the Aidensfield Arms
10: ... where "Doc Martin", "The Royal", & "Heartbeat" were often filmed. Matron would often sit on the bench overlooking the sea | Whitby & Scarborough
11: ... York Minster ... walled city ... Monk Bar ... unique pubs & 'Sir' Peter giving tours ... the Mayorial House in the background ... | York
12: Memorial to 431 & 434 Squadrons at Dalton-on-Tees with Croft airfield in the background
13: Selby Abbey
14: Holmfirth ... home of "Last of the Summer Wine" ... Nora Batty's house with the blue door ...
15: Lyme Park & the lake from which Mr Darcy emerges in "Pride & Prejudice (1995)" & the Old Hall Hotel in Buxton ... Mary, Queen of Scotts stayed here ... | "Sir Peter de Tours"
16: Eyam - 1665 Plague Village | St Lawrence Parish Church | tomb of Catherine Mompesson who died of the plague Aug 25, 1666
17: Chatsworth ... home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire
18: Sculpture at Chatworth
19: Chatworth's grounds - with the Cascade & the Emperor Fountain
21: Cast iron bridge built by Abraham Darby III in 1779
22: Jemima | Candlemaker's | Blacksmith's | Squatter's Cottage | "Two-holer" | the Mine | Blist's Victorian Village
23: Gloucester Abbey - setting for "Harry Potter & the Philosopher's Stone" & "Harry Potter & the Chamber of Secrets"
25: Bath Abbey
26: ... virtually unchanged ... no TV antennas, telephone or hydro lines to be seen ... "Cranford Chronicles" with Dame Judi Dench also filmed here | Laycock | Smart Sport
27: Randolph Hotel - "Inspector Morse" | Sheldonian Theatre | Brasnose College & Hawksmoors Towers | Radcliffe Camera | Martyr's Memorial | Oxford
28: Saint Mary Magdalen, Oxford
29: Turville | film location for "The Vicar of Dibley" ... windmill on the hill is from "Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang"