You are looking at  1-2 of 2 articles  for:

  • Christian: Anglican - clergy x
  • writing and scholarship on transport x
  • Gender: Male x
Clear All


Awdry, Wilbert Vere (1911–1997), children's writer, railway historian, and Church of England clergyman, was born on 15 June 1911 at Ampfield vicarage, Romsey, Hampshire, the elder son of the Revd Vere Awdry (1854–1928), clergyman, and his third wife, Lucy Louisa Bury (1878–1972), who was on the staff at ...


Wilbert Vere Awdry (1911–1997) by Michael Ward © News International Newspapers Ltd