The Railway Stories Volume 2

Michael Angelis

Music by

Robert Hartshorne
Ed Welch


Decca Records
BBC Audio


September 3rd, 2007


75 mins

Preceded by

The Railway Stories
Volume 1

Followed by

The Railway Stories
Volume 3

The Railway Stories Volume 2 is a record/cassette/CD release. When it was originally released in 1972 by Decca, it contained eight stories from the Railway Series, narrated by Johnny Morris. When it was released as a CD in 2007 by BBC Audio, it contained thirteen Railway Series stories narrated by Michael Angelis.

1972 ReleaseEdit

  1. James and the Top-Hat
  2. James and the Bootlace
  3. Troublesome Trucks
  4. James and the Express
  5. Thomas and the Guard
  6. Thomas Goes Fishing
  7. Thomas, Terence and the Snow
  8. Thomas and Bertie

2007 ReleaseEdit

  1. Thomas and the Guard
  2. Thomas Goes Fishing
  3. Thomas, Terence and the Snow
  4. Thomas and Bertie
  5. Henry and the Elephant
  6. Tenders and Turntables
  7. Trouble in the Shed
  8. Percy Runs Away
  9. Coal
  10. The Flying Kipper
  11. Gordon's Whistle
  12. Percy and the Trousers
  13. Henry's Sneeze


  1. Engine Rollcall
  2. Patience is a Virtue
  3. Surprises
  4. Ode to Gordon


  • On the 2007 release, Emily is mentioned in "Engine Rollcall", but she is not a character in the Railway Series.


  • On the 2007 recording of Gordon's Whistle, Gordon's whistle toots repeatedly instead of letting out one long whistle sound.