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Golden Soak


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by HAMMOND INNES dramatised in six parts by PETER YELDHAM , starring
Ray Barrett as Alec Hamilton
2: Faking his death may have fooled the police in England. Now in Australia, Alec Hamilton has to overcome the hostility of Ed Garrety , owner of a worthless goldmine called Golden Soak ... or is it so worthless?
Presented for BBCtv by TIMOTHY COMBE


Unknown: Peter Yeldham
Unknown: Ray Barrett
Unknown: Alec Hamilton
Unknown: Alec Hamilton
Unknown: Ed Garrety
Produced By: James Gatward
Directed By: Henri Safran
Unknown: Timothy Combe
Alec: Ray Barrett
Rosa: Christiane Kruger
Janet: Elizabeth Alexander
Ed: Heinz Schimmelpfennig
Kadek: Gunther Ungeheuer
Culpin: Bill Hunter
Prophesy: Ruth Cracknell
Westrop: Vince Gil
Wolli: Steve Dodds
McGee: Gareth Wilding-Forbes
JackO: Les Foxcroft
Maggie: Kay Yates
Telephonist: Louise Cullen
Tom: Victor Simms

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