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Dr Finlay's Casebook is a television series that was broadcast on the BBC from 1962 until 1971. Based on A. J. Cronin's novella ‘Country Doctor’, the storylines centred on a general medical practice in the fictional Scottish town of Tannochbrae during the late 1920s. Cronin was the primary writer for the show between 1962 and 1964.

Series Cast

  1. Bill Simpson

    Dr Alan Finlay

    191 Episodes

  2. Andrew Cruickshank as Dr Angus Cameron

    Andrew Cruickshank

    Dr Angus Cameron

    191 Episodes

  3. Barbara Mullen as Janet MacPherson

    Barbara Mullen

    Janet MacPherson

    191 Episodes

  4. Robert James as

    Robert James

    11 Episodes

  5. James Copeland as

    James Copeland

    9 Episodes

  6. Patrick Troughton as

    Patrick Troughton

    7 Episodes

  7. Tom Watson

    Mr Grahame

    7 Episodes

  8. Tracy Reed as Barbara Pritchard and Barbara Davidson

    Tracy Reed

    Barbara Pritchard, Barbara Davidson

    7 Episodes

  9. Fulton Mackay as

    Fulton Mackay

    6 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 8

1970 | 16 Episodes

Season 8 of Dr. Finlay's Casebook premiered on September 13, 1970.

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Dr. Finlay's Casebook


Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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