When she was younger, Old Slow Coach had a very grand and luxurious interior. As the years went by, Old Slow Coach was replaced by newer coaches and was sent to the Scrap Yards. Fortunately, Thomas and Percy came across her one day, and she has once again become Really Useful by serving as a home for the Firemen.
Old Slow Coach is part of the magical world of Thomas & Friends. The engines all work and play together on the Island of Sodor. While they are doing their very useful work, they learn important lessons about friendship and getting along. Many of the characters are available to purchase as part of different toy brands, including the timeless Thomas & Friends Wooden Railway Series. You can purchase Thomas and many of his engine friends, as well as wooden track, buildings, destinations and sets from the simple oval to the Deluxe Tidmouth Sheds set. Many engines are available on a limited basis and are retired, so check ebay or other online auction sites for your favorites if you can't find them here or in a store near you.