The Inspector Alleyn Mysteries
Series 1, Episode 3, 'Final Curtain' was first broadcast on 2 May 1983.
Series 1, Episode 4, 'Death at the Bar' was first broadcast on 9 May 1993.
Filming on the SVRSevern Valley Railway
The railway scenes filmed on the SVRSevern Valley Railway featured 7819 Hinton Manor and a number of the GWRGreat Western Railway carriages.
For 'Death at the Bar' a closing scene was filmed outside Kidderminster station entrance and on the station concourse, which at the time did not have the canopy. The closing scene begins with a brief shot of a Scammell Mechanical Horse.
Although the novel was set in 1939, Hinton Manor's BRBritish Rail or British Railways smokebox number and 'cycling lion' logo are visible.