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Flaxton Boys, The

GREAT GREAT GRANDFATHER of every Sunday teatime period drama adaptation ever. Sprawling series followed adventures of four generations of the titular family, who dwelt in, naturally, a haunted house and divided their time between looking scared and going off in search of secret treasure. Spanned 1854-1944. Episodes lasted almost as long.

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  1. Scott McPhee

    October 2, 2015 at 2:45 am

    1969 to 1973. I had no idea.

    This show still aired on Australia’s ABC in the early 1980s.

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