Thomas the Tank Engine Edit
Thomas the Tank Engine is the lead character in the books by W. Awdry and the television series Thomas and Friends. It's a little steam engine, and often gets into trouble trying to do jobs that are too big. But his friends Edward, Henry and James are always there to help.
In the stories, Thomas the Tank Engine is modelled after the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway 0-6-0 E2 engine.
The Thomas the Tank Engine dispenser is a mini dispenser, released in 2004 as part of the Thomas and Friends set. It shows Thomas: a light blue steam engine, with a white face at the front and a yellow 1 on its side. The engine has six wheels; on each side all three wheels are connected, meaning they're all driven by the engine: (0-6-0). There's only one veriation:
- 2004, red stem.