The Onedin Line (1971–1980)
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The Silver Caddy 

Anxious to gain a contract with wealthy Zebediah Pringlehoffer, James travels to Foochow to bring home a cargo of tea. Leonora accompanies him and continues to rise in his estimation as she... See full summary »

Director:

Gerald Blake

Writers:

Cyril Abraham (deviser), John Lucarotti

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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Peter Gilmore ... James Onedin
Jessica Benton ... Elizabeth Frazer
Michael Billington ... Daniel Fogarty
Howard Lang ... Captain Baines
Caroline Harris Caroline Harris ... Caroline Maudslay
Kate Nelligan ... Leonora Biddulph
Robert James ... Rowland Biddulph
Mary Webster Mary Webster ... Sarah Onedin
James Garbutt James Garbutt ... Robert Onedin
Beryl Cooke Beryl Cooke ... Lucy Armitage
Roy Pattison Roy Pattison ... Seaman Chatham
Brian Hawksley Brian Hawksley ... Zebediah Pringlehoffer
Andrew Mann Andrew Mann ... Suez Canal Official
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Anxious to gain a contract with wealthy Zebediah Pringlehoffer, James travels to Foochow to bring home a cargo of tea. Leonora accompanies him and continues to rise in his estimation as she copes with an injury on board. James plans to bring his cargo round the Cape of Good Hope but ultimately loses the contract to Fogarty, who has vied with him in bringing home a tea cargo but used the overland railway to save time. Robert becomes a member of parliament and moves ,with Sarah, to London. Written by don @ minifie-1

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13 January 1974 (UK) See more »

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