This article is about the magazine story. You may be looking for the 1953 or 1984 television series adaptation.

The Sad Story of Henry is a magazine story.


Henry refuses to leave a tunnel, complaining that his paintwork would be spoilt by the rain. After several attempts to move him failed, the Fat Controller decides to brick him up in the tunnel.





  • Henry is in his new shape.
  • In some illustrations, Henry is missing his stripes on his Belpaire firebox.
  • In one illustration, Thomas has blue on his smokebox.


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