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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.

Place Prize Winner
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.

Richard Huss
IT Officer


Section 1

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?

Larry Cheeseman

Q10. Which loco am I?

“Blanche”, Ffestiniog Railway


Section 2:

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


Section 3:

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?

Target practice

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!)