Two early classics were Arnold Ridley’s ‘Ghost Train’ shot at Camerton Station in 1931 and the Ealing Comedy, ‘The Titfield Thunderbolt’ at Monkton Combe and Freshford in 1952.
More recent productions include:
- The Duchess (Pathe)
- The Night Watch (BBC)
- Campus (Channel 4)
- Bone Kickers (BBC)
- Cheeni Kum (UK Film Productions - Bollywood)
- Persuasion (Clerkenwell Films for ITV)
- Dracula (BBC)
- Beau Brummel (Flashback)
- Vanity Fair (Focus Features)
Jane Austen's Bath
The Pump Room, the Assembly Rooms and a variety of other famous Bath locations, which featured in her novels, were used when ITV remade Persuasion in 2007. They also appeared in the BBC’s productions of Northanger Abbey in 1987 and Persuasion in 1994.
Nearby Great Chalfield Manor was also used in ITV’s 2007 adaptation of Persuasion. Dyrham Park featured in this production as well as in BBC’s ‘Sense and Sensibility’ of the same year.