Wilbert Awdry

Died aged c. 86

Wilbert Vere Awdry OBE (15 June 1911 – 21 March 1997) was an English Anglican cleric, railway enthusiast, and children's author. Better known as the Reverend W. Awdry, he was the creator of Thomas the Tank Engine, the central figure in his acclaimed Railway Series.

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Wilbert Vere Awdry 1911-1997 clergyman and author lived here 1920-1928

, Box, United Kingdom where he lived (1920-1928)