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Court of Mystery: 2: The Case of the 'Mary Celeste'


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A closer look into some true happenings which have never been solved.

On November 7, 1872, the Mary Celeste set sail from New York bound for Genoa. One month later she was found deserted but still sailing and in good condition. What had happened to her crew?


Script: Carol Churchill
Script: John Wiles
Producer: Tony Arnold
President of the Court: Valentine Dyall
First member: Roy Purcell
Second member: Nigel Arkwright
Captain Morehouse: Alan Rolfe
Oliver Deveau: Peter Welch
John Wright: James Beck
John Johnson: Simon Merrick
Solly Flood: Stanley Platts
Captain Shufeldt: Larry Cross
Mr Fosdyke: Desmond Jordan
Mr Triggs: Philip Stone

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Court of Mystery: 2: The Case of the 'Mary Celeste'

BBC Television, 1 June 1961 17.30

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