Jeremiah Jobling was once a passenger on James' train.
After James bumped the coaches too hard, it was Jeremiah Jobling who had the leather bootlaces needed to mend the brake-pipe. When he refused to give up the laces, the passengers pressured him into giving them to the
guard. It was not revealed if they were returned.
In the television series, his model later appeared, ironically, as a railway inspector.
Season 1 - Thomas' Train ( cameo), James and the Coaches ( not named), and Troublesome Trucks ( not named; mentioned)
Season 2 - Bertie's Chase ( cameo), Daisy ( cameo), Wrong Road ( cameo), and Edward's Exploit ( cameo)
Season 3 - A Scarf for Percy ( cameo), Percy's Promise ( cameo), Gordon and the Famous Visitor ( cameo), No Joke for James ( not named), Thomas, Percy and the Post Train ( not named), Bulgy ( cameo), and Thomas and Percy's Christmas Adventure ( cameo)
Season 4 - Gallant Old Engine ( cameo), Passengers and Polish ( cameo), Thomas and Stepney ( cameo) and Thomas and the Special Letter ( cameo)
Season 5 - A Better View for Gordon ( cameo), James and the Trouble with Trees ( cameo), Baa! ( cameo), and Toby and the Flood ( cameo)
Season 6 - It's Only Snow ( cameo), Scaredy Engines ( cameo), James and the Red Balloon ( cameo), Thomas the Jet Engine ( cameo), and Thomas, Percy and the Squeak ( cameo)
Season 7 - Edward's Brass Band ( cameo), Bad Day at Castle Loch ( cameo), Salty's Stormy Tale ( cameo), and Snow Engine ( cameo)
Season 9 - Percy and the Oil Painting ( cameo)
He also cameoed in an
eighth season song.
Jeremiah Jobling also appeared in the magazine story,
From the fourth season onwards, Jeremiah Jobling used Jem Cole's face masks.
Jeremiah was never named in the television series.
Jeremiah Jobling, the railway inspector
Jeremiah Jobling with Lady Hatt and Mrs. Kyndley
Jeremiah Jobling with one of Jem Cole's face masks