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By the Sword Divided


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A serial in ten episodes created by JOHN HAWKESWORTH with Ashes to Ashes September 1645 by JEREMY PAUL
Sir Martin is dead and Tom imprisoned in nearby Swinford. Amescote is to be sold by order of Parliament-but Cromwell has more ruthless plans for the castle.
Music composed by KEN HOWARD and ALAN BLAIKLBY Designer KEN SHARP
Executive producer JOHN HAWKESWORTH Producer BRIAN SPIBY
An exhibition of costumes is currently on display at Longleat House, Warminster, Wiltshire


Unknown: John Hawkesworth
Unknown: Jeremy Paul
Composed By: Ken Howard
Composed By: Alan Blaiklby
Designer: Ken Sharp
Producer: John Hawkesworth
Producer: Brian Spiby
Director: Brian Barnham
Sir Martin Lacey: Julian Glover
Anne Fletcher: Sharon Mughan
Sir Thomas Lacey: Timothy Bentinck
Lucinda Ferrar: Lucy Aston
John Fletcher: Rob Edwards
Susan Protheroe: Judy Buxton
Colonel Hannibal Marsh: Malcolm Stoddard
Sir Henry Parkin: Charles Kay
Hannah: Joanna Myers
Goodwife Margaret: Rosalie Crutchley
Nathaniel Cropper: Andrew MacLachlan
Walter Jackman: Edward Peel
Minty: Eileen Way
Mrs Dumfry: Claire Davenport
Rachel: Debbie Goodman
Hugh Brandon: Simon Butteriss
Will Saltmarsh: Simon Dutton
Corporal Turner: Stuart Organ
Dick Skinner: Peter Guinness
Captain Leckie: Andrew McCulloch
Mr Skerritt: Emrys Leyshon
Mr Syms: John Benfield
Emma Bowen: Janet Lees Price
Usher: Neville Phillips
Tenant farmer: Norman Rutherford

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