Last Alteration: Sunday 07 April 2013

The Smugglers

4 episodes, broadcast: 10 Sep - 1 Oct 1966
The TARDIS materialises in a cave, and the travellers make their way off the beach up the cliffs . They arrive at a church and are directed to a nearby village inn . What they don't realise is they've stumbled upon a pirate operation, and get embroiled in their schemes as they come ashore from their ship . It turns out the pirates are in league with the local Squire, and visit his estate . However they are being tracked down by men under the command of Blake, who eventually pursue them to the coast and they are routed and the Doctor, Ben and Polly escape.


Locations filmed for the story:
Nanjizal Bay
Cornwall
Filmed: 19-20 Jun 1966

The beach
Bosistow Cliffs
Nanjizal, Cornwall
Filmed: 20 Jun 1966
St Grada Church
Grade, Cornwall
Filmed: 21 Jun 1966

The village church
Church Cove
Cornwall
Filmed: 21 Jun 1966

The local village
Trenethick Barton
Cornwall
Filmed: 21 Jun 1966

The Squire's Estate
Trethewey Farm
Cornwall
Filmed: 22 Jun 1966

The village Inn
Bonny Mary
Newlyn, Cornwall
Filmed: 23 Jun 1966

The Black Albatross
In Studio:
»Riverside Studios (Studio 1), Crisp Road, Hammersmith, London, W6 9RL (8,15,22,29 Jul 1966)

Further Reading

»

On Location: Full scene breakdown and additional facts on locations used in the story (p22-25)

»

The Doctor Who Production Guide Vol II: Recording Diary for the story (p33-34)

»

DWM: Issue 321: Archive Feature on the making of the story

»

DWM: The Complete First Doctor: Production and Archive Extra (p86)

Associated Links

»

Radio Times Episode Guide - information about the story.

»

The Doctor Who Guide - Detailed synopsis of the story.

»

BBC Doctor Who Episode Guide - Information and Features on the story.

Information, downloads, photographs and other media are provided for reference and for personal use only (planning visits etc.) - they remain the copyright of their respective authors and may not be duplicated on any other website or media without prior permission.

All screen captures are the copyright of the BBC and appear here only to illustrate locations for reference purposes; no attempt is made to supercede this or any other copyright.






Webpage meets XHTML+RDFa standard Webpage meets CSS standard

Page visited 5664 times

THE LOCATIONS GUIDE IS COPYRIGHT © 2014 CHUCK FOSTER AND HOSTED BY NEWS IN TIME AND SPACE LTD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

DOCTOR WHO IS COPYRIGHT © BRITISH BROADCASTING CORPORATION (BBC) 1963, 2014.
NO INFRINGEMENT OF THIS COPYRIGHT IS EITHER IMPLIED OR INTENDED.