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Sherlock Holmes - The Crucifer of Blood
Actors - Charlton Heston as Sherlock Holmes, Richard Johnson as Dr. Watson, Simon Callow as Inspector Lestrade and Susannah Harker as Irene St. Claire.
Director - Fraser Clarke Heston
Writer - Arthur Conan Doyle, Paul Giovanni
Description - The contract for filming was signed on 27th October 1990. Despite being unserviceable both at the time and since, the filming used Arthur with a smoke bomb in the smokebox and various other filming "magic". The loco was coupled to LCDR 1st No. 9 and an open wagon, and was propelled by No. D2298.
Availability - Currently available on Region 1 (USA) DVD
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Page Updated: 11 October 2015