Awdry, Wilbert Vere

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Awdry, Wilbert Vere Gender: M
born on 15 June 1911 at 17:22 (= 5:22 PM )
Place Romsey, England, 50n59, 1w30
Timezone GMT h0w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 23°28' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 05°22 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 20°45'


British writer, the beloved author of "Thomas the Tank Engine," "Henry, Edward and Gordon, the Other Steam-engines," and "The Fat Controller. He was a respected writer of children's stories as well as a reverend minister of the church.

He died 10/27/1994 at home in Stroud, Gloucestershire..

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Pam Crane quotes his baby book, saved by the family, in Transit July/1998


  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession
  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (Reverend minister)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 83)
  • Vocation : Writers : Children's literature (Famous children's series)