The Talking Railway Series Cranky the Crane is a variant of Cranky for the Talking Railway Series introduced in 2009 and then retired in 2010. It included were a Cargo Car and a piece of "Sodor Shipping Co." cargo. Talking Railway Series Cranky's speaking function activated when an engine passes over its sensor in the collocated track. Also, the small office with a roof could be pressed to reveal Sir Topham Hatt, who spoke several phrases as well. Talking Railway Series Cranky was available individually and within the Farewell at the Docks Set.