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King of the River is a British television series transmitted by the BBC between 1966 and 1967. The series centred around the King family and their efforts to maintain their sail-driven barge transport business.

Series Cast

  1. Bernard Lee

    Bernard Lee

    17 Episodes

  2. Robert Brown

    Robert Brown

    17 Episodes

  3. Wally Patch

    Wally Patch

    5 Episodes

  4. Frazer Hines

    4 Episodes

  5. George A. Cooper

    George A. Cooper

    4 Episodes

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Season 1

1966 | 17 Episodes

Season 1 of King of the River premiered on July 6, 1966.

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Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 50m



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