Lt. Col. E. Woodhouse
Lt. Col. Ernest Woodhouse was an Inspecting Officer of Railways with the Ministry of Transport. He was a keen supporter of the FR from the start of its revival, attending the 1951 Bristol Meeting and he was able to be a very useful source of advice. His advice was appreciated by the FR as well as the Ministry of Transport. He attended the 1965 Society AGM. He was presented with a silver medal at the 1966 Ffestiniog Railway Society AGM for his help over the years.
He may have been a member of the London Area Group since he was clearly reading their newsletter in 1961. See Intermediate Occasional Block.
He died on 25th November 1971. 
Festiniog Railway Magazine's notice of his death seems to contain an error since it says he was an Inspecting Officer until 1949 but Peter Johnson records his correspondence as a inspector with the FR in the early 1960s. (Johnson, 2004)
Johnson P (2004) Immortal Rails Vol. 1, Rail Romances, Chester, CH4 9ZH, pages 123 - 131.
- "Lt. Col. E. Woodhouse", Ffestiniog Railway Magazine, Issue 055, page(s): 003