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Season 15 (1977-1978)

Horror of Fang Rock: Part One

Last updated 31 May 2015

Part One

Part One

Series Episode Number: 454

World Premiere: Sat 3 Sep 1977 - 6:17pm BST [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
First Broadcast: Mon 16 Jun 1980 - 5:30pm CDT [WTTW 11 Chicago]
Running Time: 24 minutes 10 seconds

6.80 Million

Appreciation Index: 58

Chart Position: 52 ()

Recorded on Wed 25 May 1977 in Pebble Mill


The TARDIS lands on the island of Fang Rock at the start of the 20th century. There the Doctor and Leela find a lighthouse keeper has been killed and a creature is at large...