Duke the Lost Engine (1970)
No 25. Duke the Lost Engine (1970)
You Can't Win!
Sleeping Beauty
Author: The Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrator: Peter and Gunvor Edwards

Introduces Duke and Stanley, and the former lives of Peter Sam and Sir Handel as Falcon and Stuart.

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Story Synopsis
Granpuff: Introduction to Duke's railway and the sad story of No 2, who was converted to a pumping engine.
Falcon leads a double-headed train with Duke but derails coming out of a tunnel. Duke holds on, but needs water.
You Can't Win!:
Stuart helps out Duke who is losing steam, but Duke is far from finished.
Sleeping Beauty:
Duke has been left in his shed after the railway closed; remembered by Peter Sam and Sir Handel, he is found by the Fat Clergyman.
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