Caitlin from Thomas & Friends


Caitlin the tender engine

Meet Caitlin, the streamlined tender engine!

Caitlin is a vibrant and streamlined tender engine from the North Western Railway, known for her striking magenta livery and remarkable speed. Originating from the United States and now serving the Island of Sodor, Caitlin is an excitable and energetic character who loves to race and challenge other engines. Her friendly and enthusiastic nature makes her a beloved figure among her peers, especially her close friend Connor. Modeled after the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad's streamlined President P-7 Class, Caitlin brings a blend of elegance and power to the tracks, delighting fans with her adventurous spirit and dynamic presence.

All About Caitlin

  • Name: Caitlin
  • Gender: Female
  • Best friend: Connor
  • Country of Origin: England (formerly from the United States)
  • Affiliation: North Western Railway, Ulfstead Castle
  • Appearance:
    • Caitlin is a magenta streamlined tender engine designed and built for speed.
    • She has her own rake of coaches painted in the same livery as her.
  • Personality:
    • Caitlin is an excitable and energetic character who loves to race.
    • She enjoys challenging other engines to compete with her.
    • Caitlin, along with her friend Connor, is friendly and eager to involve other engines in fun activities.
    • She becomes impatient and restless if she has nothing to do.
  • Technical Details:
    • Basis: Caitlin is based on the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad streamlined President P-7 Class.
    • Her basis was built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works in Eddystone, Pennsylvania, United States in 1927.
    • The specific member of her class that Caitlin is modeled after is No. 5304 President Monroe, which was fitted with a streamlined shroud designed by Otto Kuhler and classified as the P-7a in 1937 for use on the Royal Blue train service.
  • Appearances:
    • Caitlin first appeared in the episode "King of the Railway" (2013).
    • Her last appearance was in the episode "Thomas' Animal Friends" (2021).
  • Unique or Special Features: Caitlin's streamlined design and high-speed capabilities make her stand out among the engines.

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