Opening Page
Puzzle
Book Intro
Pages 8-9
Pages 10-11
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Conclusion
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Pages 12 - 13

General:
"Sweet Bread for Hillary" translates into Sugar Loaf Mountain which is on the outskirts of Abergavenny. The morse code is "Ticket to Ride" - a link between Steve's love of trains and his love of the Beatles. The plant is Shepherds' Purse which, with the Welsh Ram, should at least have told you that you were in Wales. Kestrels are common in the area. On Blorenge, a mountain near the town, a part of the Olympic show jumper Foxhunter is buried. He was the mount of Sir Harry Llewellyn. The wagon wheel in the margin and the chocolate biscuit in the text are references to the well-known brand "Wagon Wheels" which are (or were) made at Cwmbran, a place on the route.
The coat of arms concerning Christmas relates to a legend in Abergavenny of William de Braose, a Norman lord, who invited the local Welsh leaders to Christmas dinner and had them all killed as they sat eating.
Key:
The roman numeral X (10) appears here. Now for the time - the front of the train shows no time but there is a clock. The clock shows 11 o'clock but there is a code around the outside of this unusual clock. It is a simple alphabetical (ABC=123) code which reads "TIME MINUS LE". If you take the time which is ELEVEN and take away LE you get the word "even". As extra confirmation of this, the train number adds up to 16 and "even" is the 16th word in the text. Put the word "even" in position 10 in the "key" message.
Boy's Name:
Amadeus is a reference to Mozart who wrote, among other things, the Magic Flute. The person who chooses the tune pays only one person and that is the piper (he who pays the piper calls the tune).
The answer to this clue is:- PIPER
Article:
Candyfloss makes us think of funfairs. There is a famous collection known as Lady Bangor's Fairground Collection at WOOKEY HOLE.

 

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