The adventures of a professional lumber salvager and his friends in Gibsons, British Columbia, Canada.
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Series cast summary:
Bruno Gerussi ...
 Nick Adonidas / ... (218 episodes, 1972-1990)
Robert Clothier ...
 Relic Phillips / ... (214 episodes, 1972-1990)
Pat John ...
 Jesse Jim / ... (196 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 / ... (103 episodes, 1972-1986)
Charlene Aleck ...
 Sara Jim / ... (95 episodes, 1976-1990)
Marianne Jones ...
 Laurel (92 episodes, 1982-1990)
Cory Douglas ...
 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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1 October 1972 (Canada)  »

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(370 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Budget cuts also scuttled a planned revival of the series in the early 2000s, though a TV movie sequel (albeit with only a few original cast members since Gerussi and Clothier had long since died) was made in 2002. See more »

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Referenced in Corner Gas: Cable Excess (2007) See more »

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A Canadian Classic
29 September 2004 | by (Greater Toronto Area) – See all my reviews

Sunday nights in Canada were never complete until "The Beachcombers" were over. Now, one can watch the show in all it's glory on TV Land Canada, Thank God for the CRTC and their Canadian Content rules or this could be a lost gem. While a graduate student in the US, I was surprised at the number of American students who were close to the border and fell in love with "The Beachcombers", I even remember the commercials that Bruno Gerussi used to do for McCain's back then. It is indeed sad that Nick, Molly, and Relic are no longer with us as that would have made for a better TV reunion movie. Thanks again to TV Land Canada, your continued support of "The Beachcombers" is graciously appreciated by the fans.


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