WHAT'S NEW IN AVENGERLAND


2022

6th July



THE CHEATERS location guide completed - please help find the unknowns



26th June

A wonderful find by Garry Ng, the last unidentified loction from THE NEW AVENGERS IN CANADA

Wolfe’s grocery store, 143 Amelia St, Toronto (closed)

THE NEW AVENGERS: Forward Base (Don Thompson: 1977)
Harper (Les Rubie) is attacked by a Russian agent just before Steed (Patrick Macnee) enters Harper's Trading Post looking for postcards. Later, Steed returns looking for fishing tackle).


 

   1972
Photos found by Garry Ng


Information from Nick Cooper

Moorgate, London EC2

 

RETURN OF THE SAINT: The Armageddon Alternative (Leslie Norman: 1978)
The aftermath of the fifth bomb being detonated (footage of the Moorgate tube crash, 28 February 1975).


June 19

All the locations for THE NEW NEW AVANGERS IN CANADA: Emily have now been identified due to the hard work of Dan Dell'Unto.

Too many locations and too much detail to list here. So please visit:

Avengerland International: Canada

Location Spotting page 68


June 19

Identified by Stephen Carter, confirmed by Geoff Dodd

Doddington Road/Longhedge Road, London SW11 (demolished)

 

GIDEON’S WAY: The Rhyme and the Reason
Fred Norton (Edward Evans) continues to chase Mary Rose (Jo Robottom) through the streets.

Identified by Geoff Dodd

Cinnamon Street looking towards Wapping Lane, London E1

 

GIDEON’S WAY: The White Rat
A policeman comes running when he hears that shots that have been fire by Mickey.


June 15

Identfied by Allen Dace

Hotel Bristol Monaco, 25B Boulevard Albert 1er, Mocaco

 

THE CHAMPIONS: A Case of Lemmings
Craig looks for a suitable high building from which to jump.


May 26

Piccadilly Circus, London W1



SABER OF LONDON (July 1956)
Opening credits


May 24

Identified by Geoff Dodd

M28: Netherwylde Farm, Watling Street, Radlett

   

GIDEON’S WAY: Boy With Gun
Chris Kirk (Howard Knight) finds a farm and steals some milk it is here he first meets Vince Kelly (Michael Craze).

Westferry Road at the junction with Napier Road and Harbinger Road, E14

GIDEON’S WAY: Boy With Gun
Keen’s car makes a U-turn.

Amhurst Road looking towards Stoke Newington Road, Stoke Newington, N16



GIDEON’S WAY: The Perfect Crime
The police eventually find the taxi driver (Richard Davies)


May 18

Identified by Pierre Alfonsi

Hôtel Rousseau, 66 Rue Catherine de La Rochefoucauld, 9th arrondissement of Paris



THE SAINT: The Covetous Headsman (Michael Truman: 1962)
Investigating the death of Charles Brione, Inspector Quercy and Sergeant Leduc visit 32 Rue Azoute, Paris 14, France.


May 16

Spotted by Stephen Blanchard

N62: Sellotape Factory, Elstree Way (demolished)



DEPARTMENT S: The Shift That Never Was
The day begins at the Bellman Parsons Chemicals' factory, Stepney (houses on Newark Green visible).


May 15

Spotted by Michael Richardson

Tower Hill, London EC3

This stock footage seen on a TV monitor: the sheik's motorcade travels trough London watched on television by Croft, Anderson. This part of Tower Hill was a cul-de-sac west of the Tower of London, which has since become a pedestrianised area.

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The Rolls and a Wolsley were then filmed from a high vantage point turning left onto the main Tower Hill street and continuing west passing the All Hallows by the Tower church, which is still there, although the road there is known as Byward Street.



THE CHAMPIONS: The Fanatics (John Gilling 1967)
This stock footage seen on a TV monitor: the sheik's motorcade travels trough London watched on television by Croft, Anderson and Krasner.

May 12

Spotted by Sietse Postma

Street View Link

D6, Gourdon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

 


THE PERSUADERS!: To the Dead Baby (Basil Dearden: June/July 1970)
Brett follows Carl Foster after he leaves the hotel (Bridge over Le Loup, near Cascade de la Coume)


May 9

Identified by Sietse Postma

L82, Brand, Austria

DANGER MAN: A Room in the Basement
Swiss mountains – establishing shot Switzerland.

L82 Brand, Vorarlberg, Austria

 

THE SAINT: The Russian Prisoner
Simon Templar and Irma Jorovitch drive from Geneva through the alps to Lucerne to a hotel near the Villa Bauregarde. where Karel Jorvitch is being held.


May 8

Identified by Sietse Postma

Al-Assafi Mosque, Asmai Street, Baghdad, Iraq

DANGER MAN: To Our Best Friend
Stock shots establishing Bagdad and the Vincent’s apartment building.

Massif des Calanques, Marseille, Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

DEPARTMENT S: The Treasure Of The Costa Del Sol
The Costa del Sol July 31st . Two Americans, Thorn and Cal, are driving on the Costa del Sol towards the Punta de Molino headland.

Massif des Calanques, Marseille, Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France



DEPARTMENT S: The Treasure Of The Costa Del Sol
Thorn and Cal drive up to the spot they are going to dive. Seen later as night-time establishing shot for Villa Rosemon.


Bayfront, seen across Biscayne Bay, Miaimi, Florida, USA
The Evergaldes Hotel, which stood at 253 Northeast 2nd Street, is seen left of centre in the image.

THE SAINT: The Effete Angler
Establishing shot of Miami, where Simon is propping up a hotel bar.

La Croisette, Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France

DANGER MAN: The Battle of The Cameras
La Croisette, Cannes, e Alpes-Maritimes, France – Drake is currently working under cover in the South of France - Shot of coast from Drake’s hotel.

Saif-ul-Maluk Lake, Naran, Mansehra, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan



THE BARON: And Suddenly You're Dead
John Mannering and Cordelia Winfield are in Switzerland on business.

Lousios Gorge, Peloponnese, Greece

MAN IN A SUITCASE: Night Flight to Andorra
Establishing footage of barren river gorge in Andorra.

Municipal Palace of Sonsonate,  Avennue Claudia Lars, Sonsonate, El Salvador

DANGER MAN: The Mercenaries
One of various stock shots to represent the African ‘Confederation’ and its neighbour.

May 6

Gare Langlade, Route des Pinèdes, Langlade, France

   

RETURN OF THE SAINT: The Diplomat's Daughter


18 Bd Emile Zola, Marsillargues, France

 

RETURN OF THE SAINT: The Diplomat's Daughter


May 6

Identified by Sietse Postma

Saif-ul-Maluk Lake, Naran, Mansehra, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan



THE BARON: And Suddenly You're Dead
John Mannering and Cordelia Winfield are in Switzerland on business.


Karachi Port Trust Building, M.A Jinnah Road, Karachi, Karachi City, Sindh, Pakistan

THE CHAMPIONS: Desert Journey


May 5

Bd Victor Hugo/Bd Louis Uni, Marsillargues, Occitania, France

D265, Marsillargues, Occitania, France

RETURN OF THE SAINT: The Diplomat's Daughter


May 5

Identified by Sietse Postma

Casa Rosada, Buenos Aires, Argentina



THE SAINT: The Romantic Matron

Simon Templar is visiting Buenos Aires.


Arcos de la Frontera, Andalucia, Spain

  

MAN IN A SUITCASE: Night Flight to Andorra
Establishing footage of Andorran Town nestling in the Pyrenees.


Abbaye de Montmajour, Route de Fontvieille, Arles, France

RETURN OF THE SAINT: The Diplomat's Daughter


May 4

Identified by Sietse Postma

H34: St. Hubert's Home Farm, St. Huberts Lane, Gerrards Cross


THE SECRET SERVICE: To Catch a Spy
After being directed to farm South of Esher on the Portsmouth Road, Father Unwin (Stanley Unwin) drives his Model T Ford, Gabriel, through the gates. He watches the helijet land and then follows the Jaguar carrying Sir Humphrey and Grey as it leaves.


Avenue Bella Vista, Villefranche-sur-Mer, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France


THE SAINT: When Spring is Sprung
As Simon Templar drives Joanne Dell from Nice, Cote D'Azur Airport to a spot 5km away on The Moyenne Corniche, Joanne Dell explains to the Saint that he has fallen onto a trap.


May 3

Identified by Michael Groves

B5: Aldbury -  Station Road



THE CHAMPIONS: The Experiment (Cyril Frankel: June 1967)
Craig and Richard's search for a lead on Sharron.


May 1

Identified by Sietse Postma

Two astounding finds, given how long we have been looking for them.

Sygyn-Bâch, 0.5km east of Pont-y-Felin, Beddgelert, Gwynedd, Wales


  

THE PERSUADERS!:The Man in the Middle (Leslie Norman: 1971)
The cottage where the secrets are to be traded as the episode begins

Unnamed road half-way between Bryn Dinas and Nantmore Mountain Centre, Gelli Iago, Nantgwynant, Gwynedd, Wales

 

 

THE PERSUADERS!: The Man in the Middle (Leslie Norman: 1971)
Archie is whisked away after being traded.

24 April

Spotted by Sietse Postma

F59: Abbey Park Lane, Burnham, Slough



THE PERSUADERS!
:The Time and the Place (Roger Moore: March 1971)
Openings scene where Danny's attention is drawn to a girl.

Fountain Gardens, Osborne Road, Windsor

THE PERSUADERS!: Someone Waiting (Peter Medak: 1971)
House where Morley Lyndon gets murdered. This house is  demolished and in its place there is now a street called Fountain Gardens.


22 April

Spotted by Alex Bulgo

Holly Bush Vale, London NW3


THE CHAMPIONS: To Trap a Rat
After Craig and Richard attempt to follow Edwards on foot, using a tracking device, Edwards escapes them in a car (driving through the entrance of the Everyman Theatre).


April 17


Identified by Sietse Postma

Broekzijdse Mill, Gein Noord, Abcoude, Netherlands



THE SAINT: The Angel's Eye (Leslie Norman: March 1966)
Malone drives Mable Upwater to a windmill outside Amsterdam where her father is being held.


April 17

Identified by Geoff Dodd

C3: Civic Centre on Bricket Road in St Albans (redeveloped)

 

THE CHAMPIONS: The Final Countdown (John Gilling: Early 1968)
A German pilot is kidnapped by as he leaves his Hamburg flat.


April 2nd

Identified by Neil McPherson

Eton Avenue, NW3 - opposite The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama



DIAL 999: Extradition

See: DIAL 999 locations section


March 11

Identified with help from Pprune.org and Goldox

Heathrow Airport



THE CHAMPIONS: The Gun Runners (Robert Asher: February 1967)
Heathrow Airport -Craig's leaves his plane after arriving at Rangoon Airport.

March 6th

Identified by Goff Dodd

Queen’s Theatre, 31 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong (demolished)




DEPARTMENT S: A Fish Out of Water (Cyril Frankel: April 1969)
To avoid being captured by Takla’s men Jason climbs onto the window ledge of Michele Duplay’s flat in the Century Building. He looks down at the cinema in the street below,

Television:
Sometimes - Erasure video (1986)



March 5th 2022

Identified by Goff Dodd

Q36: Aldenham Reservoir causeway, Elstree Road/Watford Road, Elstree



DEPARTMENT S: The Perfect Operation (Cyril Frankel: February 1969)
Jason King (Peter Wyngarde) joins Sir Curtis Seretse (Dennis Alaba Peters) for a game of croquet as they discuss Haslet-Wood case.
(Identified by Geoff Dodd, March 2022)

Identified and confirmed by Alex Bulgo after some excellent document research -  see

www.randallandhopkirk.org.uk

Smith's Court, London W1



RANDALL AND HOPKIRK [DECEASED]: Could You Recognise the Man Again? (Jeremy Summers: April 1969)
Jeff Randall is spending the night visiting various clubs looking the Rodens (Hawaii Striptease, 1-3 Smith's Court, redeveloped)


February 5

Identified by "Liffy 1M," subscriber to PPRuNe.org, alerted by Goldox
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, Washington, U.S.A.



DANGER MAN: Fish on a Hook (Robert Day: March 1964)
Drake Flies into Egypt

Film: DR. NO (1962) as Jamaican international airport


January 10th

Idenified by Geoff Dodd

International Airport Hotel, San Juan, Puerto Rico

DEPARTMENT S: Blackout (Ray Austin: September 1968)
Wolfe watches as Jason King departs Nassau Airport for New York.

Chateau Périgord, Lacets Saint-Léon, Monaco

 

DEPARTMENT S: The Treasure Of The Costa Del Sol (John Gilling: September 1968)
Jason is sent to the Hispano Hotel, Torremolinos to lie low.

'Yakymour', Le Cannet, Côte D’Azur, France

 

DANGER MAN: No Marks For Servility (Don Chaffey: 1964)
The Barnarese's rented villa.

DANGER MAN: The Hunting Party (Pat Jackson: 1965)
The grounds of the Jordans' chateau.

House of Assembly, Spanish Town, Jamaica



DANGER MAN: The Mercenaries (Don Chaffey: 1964)
Stock shot to represent the African ‘Confederation’ and its neighbour.

Palace of Wonders, Stone Town, Zanzibar



DANGER MAN: The Mercenaries (Don Chaffey: 1964)
Stock shot to represent the African ‘Confederation’ and its neighbour.

Hotel Hilton Istanbul Bosphorous,Turkey



DANGER MAN: The Man on the Beach (Peter Yates: September 1965)
The Royal Jamaican Hotel swimming pool where Drake is working undercover.


January 8th

Identified by Geoff Dodd

Villa Bonn, Siesmayerstraße, Frankfurt am Main, Germany



DANGER MAN: Are You Going to be More Permanent?
(Don Chaffey: 1964)
Ruth Klinger is sent to Dresden to find out what McGill is doing there.

MAN IN A SUITCASE: Somebody Loses...Somebody Wins (John Glen: April 1967)
Ruth Klinger finds Herr Oberfeld and McGill discussing business over Lunch at the in Zwinger Palace, Dresden.


January 4th

A remarkable find to start the year.

Identified by Geoff Dodd

Commander Gideon's house from Gideon's Way.

The house, probably called 'The Oaks,' was no. 34 Oakleigh Park South, Whetstone, N20. Sadly demolished and is now the site of two homes; 34A and 34B.

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