Beresford is a blue rolling gantry crane who works on the mainland.
When Thomas traveled to the Mainland, he met Beresford. He stopped Thomas on his way to Bridlington Goods Yard, demanded he told him something new and sang Who's Thomas? Thomas tricked him and passed through underneath him. Later on, Beresford picked Thomas up with his hook and helped him to hide from Hurricane and Frankie after escaping from the steelworks. He befriended Thomas by helping him hide from Hurricane and Frankie.
- He will meet Pooh, Littlefoot, Simba, Sora, Mickey, SpongeBob, Tai, Twilight Sparkle and their friends in Pooh's Adventures of Thomas & Friends: Journey Beyond Sodor.