We continue to our search for filming locations for the
1970 film “Adios, Sabata”. The scene now shifts back to Colonel Skimmel and his
men preparing a load of gold to be transported by wagon, Skimmel watches as the
wagon and military escort leave the Mexican village he uses as his
This scene was filmed at the Mexican village outside of
Rome and also used in “The 5-Man Army”.
Born in Toledo, Ohio in 1946 I have a BA degree in American History from Cal St. Northridge. I've been researching the American West and western films since the early 1980s and visiting filming sites in Spain and the U.S.A. Elected a member of the Spaghetti Western Hall of Fame 2010.