The Beachcombers (1972–1990)

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The adventures of a professional lumber salvager and his friends in Gibsons, British Columbia, Canada.

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Bruno Gerussi ...
 Nick Adonidas / ... (217 episodes, 1972-1990)
Robert Clothier ...
 Relic Phillips / ... (213 episodes, 1972-1990)
Pat John ...
 Jesse Jim / ... (195 episodes, 1972-1990)
Joe Austin ...
 Captain Jack O'Gorman / ... (151 episodes, 1972-1990)
Jackson Davies ...
 Constable John Constable / ... (108 episodes, 1975-1990)
Rae Brown ...
 Molly Carmody / ... (102 episodes, 1972-1986)
Charlene Aleck ...
 Sara Jim / ... (95 episodes, 1976-1990)
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 Laurel (92 episodes, 1982-1990)
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 Tommy (91 episodes, 1982-1990)
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 Pat O'Gorman (90 episodes, 1979-1990)
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This series chronicles the adventures of a professional lumber salvager and his friends in British Columbia, Canada as they try to live their lives while preventing the local pest, Relic, from ruining it. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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With a run of 18 years (from 1972 to 1990), this series was the longest running Canadian dramatic prime time TV production in Canadian history. It was canceled as a result of CBC budget cuts and declining viewer ship due to frequently shifting time slots. See more »

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I miss the Beachcombers
30 November 2002 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I grew up watching the tv series. I used to go down to Lower Gibsons and watch them film some of the episodes when I was a kid. Now that I have moved to Ontario, I try to watch it whenever the reruns are on and even the tv movie "The New Beachcombers" I wish they would start up a new series like the old one.....I miss it so.


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