The Onedin Line

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The Onedin Line
GenreDrama
Created byCyril Abraham
Starring
Opening themeAdagio of Spartacus and Phrygia by Aram Khachaturian
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
No. of series8
No. of episodes91 (list of episodes)
Production
Producer(s)Anthony Coburn (pilot episode), Peter Graham Scott
Running time49-51 minutes
Production company(s)BBC
Release
Original networkBBC One
Original release15 October 1971 (1971-10-15) –
26 October 1980 (1980-10-26)

The Onedin Line was a drama TV show about a family who runs a shipping company in the late 19th century. It was on the BBC from 1971 to 1980 for 8 seasons and 91 episodes. It starred Peter Gilmore playing the title character.

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