Plot Edit

The World's Strongest Engine

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Henry has had an accident pulling a goods train and is sent to the works to be mended and unfortunately Diesel is the only spare engine available. The engines are not very happy about this, seeing that they know Diesel is troublesome.

The next day, as Diesel is working at the docks, he brags to the trucks that when the Fat Controller sees how good he is at shunting trucks, he will get rid of steam engines once and for all. The trucks tease Diesel as he is shunting them, saying how Henry can shunt more trucks than he is, so he boasts he can push them all at the same time. Diesel then arranges a line of twenty trucks, but soon finds he is unable to move them (unbeknownst to him, a shunter has put the brakes on), so Diesel decides to pull them instead. He pulls so hard that he breaks loose and falls off the quay and onto a barge. Henry, who is now repaired, arrives at the docks with the Fat Controller. He is cross with Diesel and sends him home in disgrace.

Henry then pulls away from the docks, pulling the line of trucks easily and the engines all agree that even trucks can be helpful sometimes, like helping to get rid of Diesel.

Characters Edit

  • Thomas
  • Henry
  • Gordon
  • Percy
  • Diesel
  • Sir Topham Hatt
  • James (cameo)
  • Duck (cameo)
  • Oliver (cameo)
  • Annie and Clarabel (cameo)
  • The Storyteller (cameo)
  • Salty (deleted scene)

Locations Edit

  • Tidmouth Sheds
  • Brendam Docks
  • Callan

Trivia Edit

  • S.S. Vienna from TUGS can be seen.

Gallery Edit