An Unhappy Countess

Documentary film maker Paul Watson's play is based on the story of Mary Eleanor Bowes, a sensual young woman who inherited a legacy of six hundred thousand pounds, a huge sum in 1786.

Every adventurer in the land was seeking a slice of her good fortune, and she was to discover that nobody could be trusted.

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Lady Strathmore....Susannah Harker

Stoney Bowes....John Lynch

Paddy's Progress....Robert Glenister

Walker....Russell Floyd

Gray....Nicholas Farrell

Mary Morgan....Joanne Froggatt

Mingay/Bate....Ian McNeice

Dorothey/Landlady....Sara Markland

Battie/Erskine....Ian Masters

Judge/Peacock....Keith Drinkel

Constable Smith/Vicar....Andrew Branch

Lucas/Witness Hull....Sam Dale

Witness Foot/Landlord....Ian Shaw

Servant....Tom Watson

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Lady Strathmore....Susannah Harker

Stoney Bowes....John Lynch

Paddy's Progress....Robert Glenister

Walker....Russell Floyd

Gray....Nicholas Farrell

Mary Morgan....Joanne Froggatt

Mingay/Bate....Ian McNeice

Dorothey/Landlady....Sara Markland

Battie/Erskine....Ian Masters

Judge/Peacock....Keith Drinkel

Constable Smith/Vicar....Andrew Branch

Lucas/Witness Hull....Sam Dale

Witness Foot/Landlord....Ian Shaw

Servant....Tom Watson

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Documentary film maker Paul Watson's play is based on the story of Mary Eleanor Bowes, a sensual young woman who inherited a legacy of six hundred thousand pounds, a huge sum in 1786.

Every adventurer in the land was seeking a slice of her good fortune, and she was to discover that nobody could be trusted.

FP* *2008041820090904

Documentary film maker Paul Watson's play is based on the story of Mary Eleanor Bowes, a sensual young woman who inherited a legacy of six hundred thousand pounds, a huge sum in 1786.

Every adventurer in the land was seeking a slice of her good fortune, and she was to discover that nobody could be trusted.