Description: There is only one clue to a brutal killing on an ocean liner – the engraving on the murder weapon.
Thriller starring Donald Sinden as Dr Gideon Fell, John Hartley as Superintendent Hadley and Patrick Allen as Lord Sturton. Amateur sleuth, Dr Gideon Fell is an archetypal English eccentric created by American-born John Dickson Carr.
Dramatised by Peter Ling. Director Enyd Williams.
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1997.