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Sodor Home Of Thomas The Tank Engine & Friends

The History of The Railway series
The Train Shed The sydney home of Thomas the tank engine & Friends
Site Map
The 60th Anniversary of Thomas and friends
Favorite Thomas the tank engine Links
Non made characthers
Calling All Engines !
Desiel Engines
The Ffarqurah Model Layout
Thomas and Friends Australian dvd Release
Speciel 60th Anniversary News
Road Characthers
The Railway series & Thomas and Friends Facts
The Steam Team
The History of the Thomas & Friends Hornby Range
Thomas The Tank Engine Episode Guide
The Thomas and Friends 2005
The History of The Railway series
Thomas The Tank Engine Computer Games Guide
Shows Related to Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends
Thiers No One Quite Like Emily Song Lyrics Extened Version
Who is the Rev.w.awdry ?
Who is Thomas The Tank Engine ?
The season 9 Charcthers Biographies
Sodor Destenations
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Thomas and Friends timeline
Railway Series Merchandise
Day Out With Thomas Timetable Around the World
Who made Thomas the tank engine ?
Who Made the Three Railway Engines ?
All About my Website
Tips of Buliding a Model Railway

Here is the History of The Railway series

In 1911 The Rev.w.awdry saw a Train at Box station on the Great western Railway when he had a Imanganation about Trains Talking until then Rev.w.awdry is a Reverend in 1944 His Son at the age of Three had measles so his Father told him a story about Trains named Edward,Gordon and Henry and That Cheered him Up so he made a Book called The Three Railway engines  Published in May 1945 which is after his age so it was most Popular book that in in 1946 The Rev.w.awdry made a New Book called Thomas The Tank Engine and has the note for Christopher
Dear Christopher
Here is your Friend
Thomas The Tank Engine
He wanted to come out of his station
yard and see the world. These stories
will show you how he didi it.
I hope you will like Them Because
you helped me to make them
Your Loving Daddy  
That Letter was made 60 years ago for Children Then in 1979 Rev.w.awdry Made his First Ever Annual That is getting to 1984 the Brith of the Tv series and that was the most Popular Annual That the Rev.w.awdry made anthoer annual and that is the 1980's Annual That is 4 years before The Tv series is made by the time the Tv Series was made They made thier annual and Christopher awdry made his own annuals with storys,Games, Pen Pictures and more They had Intros with the engines and more. In 1997 Rev.w.awdry Died but Christopher awdry had made the Railway series for his son richard and Christopher made them for everyone around the Whole world for every Thomas fan. 

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