The Three Tank Engines is the thirteenth episode of Season 3

The Three Tank Engines
Season 3, Episode 13
Air date October 23, 2011
Written by HenryDashPaxton3000
Episode guide
Trucks & Trouble
Gordon the Record Breaker


Thomas, Percy and Toby look back into their youth and remember when they didn't get along... When Thomas needed some help on his branch they brought Percy. Edward, Henry, Gordon, and James thought he was perfect, but Thomas didn't. He thought he was to small to help. But when he got snowed under Percy rescued him and they became great friends. Then Toby came along. Thomas and Percy looked at him and told him he was no use to the railway. However, Thomas and Percy collided each other and derailed. Now all 3 of them are great friends on the North Western Railway.


  • Thomas
  • Edward
  • Henry
  • Gordon
  • James
  • Percy
  • Toby
  • Emily (cameo)


  • This is the second flashback story.
  • The title says that they are all tank engines but Toby is a tram.


  • A breakvan should have been added to Thomas' train.
  • Percy is shown pulling 4 mail cars.
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