By Bernard Knight, dramatised by Arnold Evans.

Devon, 1195, and the effusive coroner Sir John de Wolfe, aided by his long suffering clerk, investigates mysterious murders among the complex relationships of the tin-mining community.

And if this wasn't enough to occupy them, the unlikely duo need to address some personal issues.

Crowner John....John Labanowski

Thomas....Bertie Carvel

The Sheriff....Andrew Wincott

Nesta....Siriol Jenkins

Walter Knapman....Richard Mitchley

Matthew Knapman....Richard Nichols

Joan Knapman....Sara McGaughey

Peter Jordan....Dan Winter

Stephen Acland....Dick Bradnum

Dame Madge....Manon Edwards

Oswin....Tom Sherman

Aethelfrith....Phillip Manikum

Will....Howell Evans

Alan....Francois Pandolfo.


Series

Broadcast Details

  • First broadcast 20070106 (Radio 4)

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