Oliver the Great Western Engine

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Oliver the Great Western Engine
Thomas & Friends character
First appearance Enterprising Engines (The Railway Series)
"Escape" (Thomas & Friends)
Voiced by Joe Mills (UK/US)
Eddie Jordan (scripts only)
Number 11
Gender "Male"

Oliver is a fictional steam engine in The Railway Series books by the Rev. W. Awdry (and his son Christopher Awdry) and in the spin-off television series Thomas & Friends. He is a Great Western 1400 Class auto tank engine who works on Duck's Branch Line (The Little Western), and lives on the Island of Sodor.

In addition he has two ex-GWR Autocoaches (by the names of Isabel and Dulcie) and a GWR Brake Van by the name of Toad.

Oliver in the TV Series[edit]

Oliver first appeared in the third season of the television series, he also appeared from seasons 4 to 7, but was absent during seasons 8 to 11. He (along with Toad) reappeared briefly in season 12, before the latter was completely absent from seasons 13 to 17.

Oliver finally reappeared in the eighteenth season episode "Toad's Adventure", during that same season and in the nineteenth season, he played a few lead/co-lead support roles, along with Toad too.

He also cameoed in Tale of the Brave, had a support role in Sodor's Legend of the Lost Treasure and a minor role in The Great Race.

In addition, Oliver is voiced by Joe Mills (UK/US), who also voices Douglas and Toad. He is also voiced by formerJordan team principal Eddie Jordan.

Voice Actors

Toad the Brake Van[edit]

The real life Toad the Brake Van

Toad is Oliver's Brake Van

Voice actors

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