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God's Wonderful Railway: The Permanent Way: 1


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by Avril Rowlands
A new drama series in eight parts tells the story of a branch line of the Great Western Railway and of one particular family whose lives become deeply involved with it. In the 1860s, the navvies invade the peaceful countryside to build the new line, bringing with them an era of conflict and change.


Writer: Avril Rowlands
Photography: Maurice Fisher
Film Editor: Christopher Rowlands
Designer: Spencer Chapman
Producer: Paul Stone
Director: Fiona Cumming
Giant: Brian Coburn
Robbie Grant: Gerard Kelly
Martha: Anne Kristen
Deborah: Anne Burns
Spider: Brian Grellis
Green Eye: Ralph Arllss
Rusty: Craig Stokes
Jem: Gorden Kaye
Scarecrow: Max Faulkner
Shorty: Eugene Geasley
John Fowler: Hugh Dickson
Henry Bridgman: Albert Shepherd

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God's Wonderful Railway: The Permanent Way: 1

BBC One London, 6 February 1980 17.05

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