The Scarecrow of Romney Marsh: Part 1

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The Scarecrow of Romney Marsh: Part 1

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UNRATED | 129 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama | English | 09 February 1964 (UK)

Season 10 | Episode 17

    Dr. Syn, a country priest leads a rebel band against the King's naval press gangs. Press gangs (impressment) roam the country side beating young men into submission or unconsciousness, usually at local inns and pubs, in order to enslave them in the Royal British Navy. Dr. Syn conceals his secret identity behind a sackcloth mask, and carries on activities ala Scarlet Pimpernel and Zorro from his parish base.

    Director
    James Neilson
    Writers
    Russell Thorndike (novel) Robert Westerby (teleplay) Russell Thorndike (novel) Robert Westerby
    Stars
    Patrick McGoohanGeorge ColeTony BrittonMichael Hordern

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