Lovejoy: Season 5, Episode 14

The Lost Colony (27 Dec. 1993)

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Lovejoy journeys to North Carolina on the trail of stolen Sir Walter Raleigh and his beautiful but larcenous "cousin," Mary-John Lovejoy.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Dudley Sutton ...
Caroline Langrishe ...
Diane Parish ...
Miss Lillian
Lord Wakering
Rutherford Lovejoy
Mary-John Lovejoy
Officer Lemmon
Rick Warner ...
Benedict Beale
Hilary Mason ...
Mrs. Greenlands
Belinda Stroud
Arthur Cox ...
Peter Stroud
Maggie Ollerenshaw ...


When Lord Wakering, a descendant of Sir Walter Raleigh,sells his house and its contents,Lovejoy turns up,meeting Mary-John Lovejoy,his American cousin. Several valuable antiques from Raleigh's time disappear,along with Mary-John ,and Lovejoy tracks her to the family mansion in North Carolina. Her brother Rutherford has an interest in raising treasure from sunken ships and Lovejoy slowly comes to realise the the brother and sister are operating a scam to give the impression that their family came to the New World in Elizabetrhan times and not later in order to claim an inheritance. When Lovejoy is thrown into jail Charlotte arrives to help him and the two face a watery grave as they work to bring the guilty pair to justice. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Lovejoy: When people go missing in America, they usually turn up in L.A., don't they?
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