Mr. Hugh

Mr. Hugh is the foreman and Chief Mechanical Engineer of the Skarloey Railway.


David Hugh I

David Hugh I was the first foreman of the Skarloey Railway. He retired in 1951 and was succeeded by his son.

When the railway was facing hard times, Mr. Hugh served as sole driver and fireman for all trains.

Ivo Hugh (1921-)

Ivo Hugh was the second foreman of the Skarloey Railway. He was succeeded by his son in 1991.

In 1957, he became Rusty's driver after his arrival, and helped the workmen repair a bridge. In 1969, he was told by the engines about Duke and he told the Thin Controller. In 1996, he was honoured by having Ivo Hugh named after him.

David Hugh II (1950-)

David Hugh II is the current foreman of the Skarloey Railway. He was born in 1950 and named after his grandfather.


Railway Series

Annual Stories

  • 1985 - Whistle Trouble (mentioned)