Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Thomas the Tank Engine
Tram. Henrietta is his coach.
Duck. The tail-lamp fell of the back of the brake-van and Duck crashed into it.
the fat controller . He drives a saloon car.
He was afraid the rain would spoil his lovely green paint. The passengers on the train he was pulling tried to push him out. They tried to pull him out. In the end they tore up the rails and bricked him up.
Harold. He once dropped hot drinks down to Percy's driver and fireman when Percy was wheel-deep in water. Percy thought he was throwing things.
Wilbert. He wrote 'The Railway Series'. This is the series of the books that Thomas the Tank Engine is based on.
a traction engine . He was saved from scrap by Edward and is now living with the Vicar.
northwest. The Island of Sodor is not real, but is supposedly in the Irish Sea.
Britt Allcroft. In Australia, Thomas is broadcast on the ABC.
a double decker bus. He is now living as a hen house!
|I was saved from scrap. I once had a cricket ball hit into one of my trucks. I then was chased by Caroline the Car. When she caught up to me at a station I had to tow her back to the game. My driver, fireman and me watched the game afterwards. Who am I?||Thomas The Tank Engine
Stepney. Stepney is orange.
special funnel. He got the funnel after going through a tunnel and losing his original one an iceberg. He had the use a drain pipe for a while!
Steam Roller wheels. He was once teased about his wheels. He was then told about George, a nasty steam roller. He went and taught George a lesson!
Crewe. He got sent to Crewe after he crashed while pulling 'The Flying Kipper'.
|What type of coal did Henry have to use for a while until he got a new shape and fire box?||Thomas The Tank Engine
Welsh Coal. He crashed and got fixed up.
car. Sir Topham Hat prefers to travel by train, but he still needs his trusty Saloon Car to get to work everyday.
green. The Great Western Engines are Duck, Oliver and City of Truro.
City of Truro. He is a Great Western Engine like Duck and Oliver.
Rusty. Rusty was looking for a Bluebell engine for the line that he travelled along because it was closing down.
Thomas And Gordon . It was originally released as 'Thomas and Gordon' but was then changed in the US to 'Thomas Gets Tricked'.
Toad. They were both saved from scrap by Douglas.
Knapford. This is where the Express goes.
Oliver. They escaped from the railway where the Diesels work by pretending that Oliver was to be taken for scrap by Douglas. Oliver is Number 11 and helps Duck on his Branch Line.
The Fat Controller's Trousers. Percy crashed into a trolley that porters were carrying across the line. The trousers wrapped around his funnel.
Boco. The twins are eventually stopped by Edward.
Percy. Duck the Great Western Engine is Number 8. His real name was Montague, but he liked Duck better.
Percy. Percy the Small Engine is Number 6. He came because the three tender engines didn't want to shunt, so the Fat Controller shut them in the shed until they behaved again.
Gordon. Gordon the Big Engine is Number 4. He's very proud of being able to pull the Express.
Green. Henry the Green Engine is Number 3. He got shut in a tunnel because he was worried that the rain would spoil his paint.
Sir Topham Hatt. Sir Tophamm Hatt owns the railway and is in charge of making sure the engines are on time and really useful. He has a firm but kind manner in dealing with the engines.