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The Australian Engine

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"Wow! I've never heard a horn as loud as that!"
— Thomas, Thomas Crosses Australia


The Australian Engine
  • Class: SAR 400 Class
  • Built: sometime between 1952 and 1953
  • Configuration: 4-8-2+2-8-4

When Thomas arrives in Alice Springs, he hears an Australian engine blowing her horn loudly.


The Australian Engine is a member of the Garratt SAR 400 4-8-2+2-8-4 Class.


She is painted black with a red bufferbeam.




  • Although she is a steam engine, she has a horn, which is the same as Mavis' current one.
  • She is the first cape gauge engine and the first Garratt to be introduced into the franchise.


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