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Thomas the Tank Engine is a small fictional steam locomotive in The Railway Series books by the Reverend Wilbert Awdry and his son, Christopher. [1]

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Alec Baldwin

Alexander Rae "Alec" Baldwin III (born April 3, 1958) is an American actor, producer, and comedian.

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Annie and Clarabel

Annie and Clarabel are fictional characters from The Railway Series of children's books by the Rev. W. Awdry and the related Thomas & Friends television series.

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Ant-Man (film)

Ant-Man is a 2015 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics characters of the same name: Scott Lang and Hank Pym.

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Backstory

A backstory, background story, back-story or background is a set of events invented for a plot, presented as preceding and leading up to that plot.

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Ben Small

Benjamin 'Ben' Small (born in 1971), is a British character actor and voice-over artist.

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Branch line

A branch line is a secondary railway line which branches off a more important through route, usually a main line.

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Brian Sibley

Brian Sibley (born 14 July 1949) is an English writer.

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Brighton railway works

Brighton railway works (also known as Brighton locomotive works, or just the Brighton works) was one of the earliest railway-owned locomotive repair works, founded in 1840 by the London and Brighton Railway in Brighton, England, and thus pre-dating the more famous railway works at Crewe, Doncaster and Swindon.

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Britt Allcroft

Britt Allcroft (born Hilary Mary Allcroft, December 14, 1943) is a British born film, television and live theater producer, writer and director.

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Christopher Awdry

Christopher Vere Awdry (born 2 July 1940) is an English author known for his contributions to The Railway Series of books featuring Thomas the Tank Engine, which was started by his father, the Rev. W. Awdry.

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Daniel Radcliffe

Daniel Jacob Radcliffe (born 23 July 1989) is an English actor who rose to prominence as the title character in the ''Harry Potter'' film series.

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Day out with Thomas

Day Out With Thomas is a trade name, licensed by HiT Entertainment, for tourist events that take place on heritage railways and feature one or more engines decorated to look like characters from the children's TV series, Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends.

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Edward Glen

Edward Glen (born 1953) is a Canadian actor who has appeared in and provided voices for various TV shows and films.

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Edward the Blue Engine

Edward the Blue Engine is a anthropomorphic steam locomotive from The Railway Series children's books by the Rev W. Awdry, and the related TV Series Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends.

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Ffarquhar

Ffarquhar is a fictional town/village on the equally fictional Island of Sodor in the Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends children's TV series and in Reverend W. Awdry's The Railway Series books on which the TV series was based.

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Fiction

Fiction describes people, places, events, and/or complete narrative works derived from imagination, in addition to, or rather than, from history or fact.

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George Carlin

George Denis Patrick Carlin (May 12, 1937 – June 22, 2008) was an American stand-up comedian, social critic, actor, and author.

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Gordon the Big Engine

Gordon the Big Engine is a fictional anthropomorphic tender locomotive in The Railway Series books by Rev. W. Awdry and is one of the central characters in the television series Thomas and Friends, which is based on the books.

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GWR 3700 Class 3440 City of Truro

Number 3440 City of Truro is a Great Western Railway (GWR) 3700 (or 'City') Class 4-4-0 locomotive, designed by George Jackson Churchward and built at the GWR Swindon Works in 1903.

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Happy List

The Happy List is a list of 100 people in the United Kingdom "who give back, volunteer, and who make Britain a better balanced, happier country." It has been published annually in April by the Independent on Sunday, a British national Sunday newspaper, since 2008.

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Headstock (rolling stock)

A headstock of a rail vehicle is a transverse structural member located at the extreme end of the vehicle's underframe.

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Henry the Green Engine

Henry the Green Engine is an anthropomorphic 4-6-0 steam locomotive from The Railway Series books written by the Reverend Wilbert Vere Awdry and his son, Christopher Awdry, and the spin-off children's television series, Thomas & Friends.

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Heritage railway

A heritage railway is a railway kept to carry living history rail traffic in order to re-create or preserve railway scenes of the past.

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Hero of the Rails

Hero of the Rails is a 2009 CGI feature-length special and film spin-off of the TV series Thomas & Friends.

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ITV (TV network)

ITV is a commercial TV network in the United Kingdom.

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James the Red Engine

James the Red Engine is a fictional anthropomorphic tender locomotive from The Railway Series children's books by the Rev. Wilbert Awdry, and the spin-off TV series Thomas & Friends.

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John Hasler

John Hasler is an English actor and voice-over artist who appeared as T-Shirt in the children's TV series T-Bag from 1985–92.

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Joseph May

Joseph May (born 16 June 1974) is a British-born Canadian actor and voice artist who has appeared in television and film on both sides of the Atlantic.

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Keiko Toda

is a Japanese actress and voice actress.

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Kumiko Higa

is a Japanese voice actress.

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L. B. Billinton

Lawson Butzkopfski (or Boskovsky) Billinton (4 February 1882 – 19 November 1954) was the Locomotive Engineer of the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway from 1912 until the company became part of the Southern Railway in 1923.

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LB&SCR A1 class

The London, Brighton and South Coast Railway (LB&SCR) A1 Class is an English class of 0-6-0T steam locomotive.

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LB&SCR E2 class

The London, Brighton and South Coast Railway (LB&SCR) E2 Class was a class of 0-6-0T steam locomotives designed by Lawson Billinton, intended for shunting and short distance freight trains.

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LNER Class A4 4468 Mallard

Number 4468 Mallard is a London and North Eastern Railway Class A4 4-6-2 Pacific steam locomotive built at Doncaster, England in 1938.

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London, Brighton and South Coast Railway

The London, Brighton and South Coast Railway (LB&SCR; known also as "the Brighton line", "the Brighton Railway" or the Brighton) was a railway company in the United Kingdom from 1846 to 1922.

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Mad (TV series)

Mad was an American animated sketch comedy produced by Warner Bros. Animation.

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Mark Moraghan

Mark Stephen Moraghan (born 27 January 1963) is a British actor and singer.

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Martin Sherman (actor)

Martin T. Sherman (born November 28, 1966) is a British-based American actor and voice actor who has starred in several films and television as well as providing the voice for several video games one of his most recalled roles being Pac-Man in Pac-Man World 3.

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Michael Angelis

Michael Angelis (born 18 January 1952) is an English actor and voice actor.

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Michael Brandon

Michael Brandon (born Michael Feldman) is an American actor who resides in London and Los Angeles.

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Mr. Conductor's Thomas Tales

Mr.

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National Railway Museum

The National Railway Museum (NRM) is a museum in York forming part of the British Science Museum Group of National Museums and telling the story of rail transport in Britain and its impact on society.

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North Western Railway (fictional)

The North Western Railway is the main railway company featured in The Railway Series of children's books by the Rev. W. Awdry.

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Percy the Small Engine

Percy the Small Engine is a fictional anthropomorphic steam engine from The Railway Series of children's books written by the Reverend Wilbert Vere Awdry and his son, Christopher Awdry.

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Prototype

A prototype is an early sample, model, or release of a product built to test a concept or process or to act as a thing to be replicated or learned from.

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Ringo Starr

Richard Starkey, (born 7 July 1940), known professionally as Ringo Starr, is an English musician and actor who gained worldwide fame as the drummer for the Beatles.

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Robot Chicken

Robot Chicken is an American stop motion adult animated sketch-comedy television series, created and executive produced by Seth Green and Matthew Senreich along with co-head writers Douglas Goldstein and Tom Root for Adult Swim.

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Seth Green

Seth Benjamin Green (born February 8, 1974) is an American actor, comedian, producer, writer, and director.

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Shining Time Station

Shining Time Station is an American children's television series jointly created by Britt Allcroft and Rick Siggelkow.

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Spitting Image

Spitting Image is a British satirical puppet show, created by Peter Fluck, Roger Law and Martin Lambie-Nairn.

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Stephenson's Rocket

Stephenson's Rocket was an early steam locomotive of 0-2-2 wheel arrangement.

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The Beatles

The Beatles were an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960.

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The Fat Controller

Sir Topham Hatt (named The Fat Controller in the UK) is the head of the railway in The Railway Series of books written by the Rev. W. V. Awdry.

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The Independent

The Independent is a British national morning newspaper published in London by Independent Print Limited, owned by Alexander Lebedev since 2010.

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The Little Engine That Could

The Little Engine that Could is an illustrated children's book that was first published in the United States in 1930 by Platt & Munk.

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The Official BBC Children in Need Medley

"The Official BBC Children in Need Medley" is a single by Peter Kay's Animated All Star Band.

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The Railway Series

The Railway Series is a set of story books about a railway system located on the fictional Island of Sodor.

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Therapy dog

A therapy dog is a dog trained to provide affection and comfort to people in hospitals, retirement homes, nursing homes, schools, hospices, disaster areas, and to people with autism.

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Thomas & Friends

Thomas & Friends (titled Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends prior to 2002) is a British children's television series, which had its first broadcast on the ITV network in 1984 and airs on PBS Kids in the US.

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Thomas & Friends: The Adventure Begins

Thomas & Friends: The Adventure Begins is a 2015 CGI-animated 45 minute film and special of Thomas & Friends.

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Thomas and the Magic Railroad

Thomas and the Magic Railroad is a 2000 British-American-Canadian adventure fantasy film based on the British TV series Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends, The Railway Series by the Rev. W. Awdry, and the American TV series Shining Time Station.

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Toby the Tram Engine

Toby the Tram Engine is a fictional anthropomorphic tram engine in The Railway Series by the Rev. W. Awdry and his son, Christopher; he also appears in the spin-off television series Thomas & Friends.

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Unstoppable (2010 film)

Unstoppable is a 2010 American disaster thriller film directed by Tony Scott, written by Mark Bomback, and starring Denzel Washington and Chris Pine.

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Wilbert Awdry

Wilbert Vere Awdry OBE (15 June 1911 – 21 March 1997) was an English Anglican cleric, railway enthusiast and children's author.

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Winnie-the-Pooh

Winnie-the-Pooh, also called Pooh Bear, is a fictional anthropomorphic teddy bear created by English author A. A. Milne.

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York

York is a historic walled city at the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss in North Yorkshire, England, and is the traditional county town of Yorkshire to which it gives its name.

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0-6-0

Under the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives, 0-6-0 represents the wheel arrangement of no leading wheels, six powered and coupled driving wheels on three axles, and no trailing wheels.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_the_Tank_Engine

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