Sherlock Holmes - The Case of the Shoeless Engineer

The Case of the Shoeless Engineer is the 12th episode of the 1954-1955 TV series Sherlock Holmes starring Ronald Howard as Sherlock Holmes and Howard Marion-Crawford as Dr. Watson. Aired on 3 january 1955 on MPTV (USA). Black & White. 27 min. This is an adaptation of the Conan Doyle's short story : The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb (1892). Based on The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb, but Victor Hatherl(e)y loses a shoe rather than his thumb and escapes with the aid of Ruth Connors. The two conspirators are captured by Lestrade, with the assistance of Holmes. More here: https://www.arthur-conan-doyle.com/index.php?title=The_Case_of_the_Shoeless_Engineer

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