Posts tagged: Edwin “Teddy” Boston

B is for Edwin “Teddy” Boston

The English clergy has had its fair share of eccentrics and one such is Edwin “Teddy” Boston who combined his clerical duties with a life-long passion for steam engines and who inspired a much-loved children’s character.

Boston was born in Solihull in the West Midlands in 1924 and studied at Jesus College, Cambridge before training for the ministry. Read more ›››