The Great Detective

A Scottish policeman in the Victorian era moves to Toronto to care for his orphaned niece and ends up becoming Canada's first real detective. Based on the book Memoirs of a Great Detectiveby Canada's actual first detective, John Wilson Murray, who was appointed to Ontario's Department of Justice in 1875.

Show Info

Airs on: Canada CBC (1979 - 1982)
Runtime: 60 minutes
Status: Ended
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama Mystery History

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Episode NameAirdateTrailer
4x08: Death on DeliveryMar 4, 1982
4x02: Damned IndentureJan 21, 1982
4x01: Death CircuitJan 14, 1982
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