1 9 6 9 (UK)
4 x 24 minute episodes
This four-part black & white BBC drama series for children was a follow-up to the 1968 series, Triton – which itself was a remake of the original 1961 series.
Set in Napoleonic times, Royal Navy officers Captain Belwether (Jonathan Adams) and Lieutenant Lamb (Paul Grist) uncover a plot by the French to bomb Portsmouth from balloons.
Capt. Julius Belwether RN
Lt. Simon Lamb RN
Louis Rene Levasseur Latouche
Madame la Comtesse Dominique de Valencay
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