2016 Winners and Answers
We are very pleased to announce that the following are the winners of the Association 2016 Christmas Quiz, set by Laurence Smith.
|1st Prize||A ‘Summerlands Chuffer’ for your locomotive, kindly donated by Chris Bird of Summerlands Chuffers, plus a year’s Association Membership for 2017||William High|
|2nd Prize||A ‘Summerlands’ Chuffer for your locomotive, kindly donated by Chris Bird of Summerlands Chuffers||Stuart Timms|
|3rd Prize (randomly selected entry)||A year’s Association Membership for 2017||Barry Nixon|
Well done to all of you.
The answers to the quiz are published below.
Q1. Where is this?
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway
Q2. What was I?
Pulp wagon on Bowaters Paper railway at Sittingbourne
Q3. Where is this?
Page’s Park, Leighton Buzzard Narrow Gauge Railway
Q4. Who am I?
“Katie”, ex Fairbourne Railway
Q5. Who are we?
“Taliesin” and “Prince”, on the Ffestiniog Railway
Q6. Where is this?
Bala Lake Railway
Q7. Which railway has a station near this waterfall and what is it called?
Talyllyn Railway – Dolgoch Station
Q8. What is my name?
“Hurricane” (Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway)
Q9. Who built me?
Q10. Which loco am I?
“Blanche”, Ffestiniog Railway
Q11. Where am I? Bonus point if you guess the loco’s name.
Disneyland Paris – “Eureka”
Q12. Where am I? Bonus point if you guess the loco’s name.
Eaton Hall – “Synolda”
Q13. Where am I?
Ferry Meadows, Peterborough
Q14. Where am I?
Butterley Garden Railway
Q15. Where am I?
Brambleton Model Railway Club
Q16. Where am I? What is the loco called? And which railway am I on?
Bressingham – “St. Christopher”, Wavenley Valley Railway
Q17. Where am I? And who am I?
Wells and Walsingham Light Railway – “Pilgrim”
Q18. Where am I? And who am I?
West Lancashire Light Railway – “Utrillas”
Q19. Where am I? And who am I?
Statfold Barn Railway – “Liassic”
Q20. Where am I?
Golden Valley Light Railway
Q21. Where did I work? Where am I now? What’s my name?
Penmaenmawr – “Watkin”, now at Penryhn Castle
Q22. What was this line used for originally and where?
Slate – at Llanberis
Q23. Where am I and which loco?
Vale of Rheidol Railway – No.8
Q24. Where am I and what’s my name?
Abbey pumping station – “Leonard”
Q25. Who am I?
“Wren” (18″ gauge, Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway)
Q26. Besides slate, what was I used for?
Q27. Where is this? And what was the event?
Carrog, Llangollen Railway – “Steam, Steel & Stars III”
Q28. What and where am I?
Ex-Bord na Mona “Shane” – Giant’s Causeway & Bushmills Railway
Q29. Where are we?
North Ings Farm Museum (nobody got this!)