Hercules in TUGS
Vital statistics
Position Ocean-going Tugboat
Age Unknown
Arrived on Sodor Unknown
Status Retired
Relatives Unknown
Physical attributes
Height Unknown
Weight Unknown

Hercules is a tugboat from the 1980s TV show, TUGS.


Hercules is the largest tug from the Star Fleet, and worked alongside Ten Cents and Big Mac, as well as the other Star Tugs, when they worked in Bigg City Port.

In Sodor: The Modern Years, Ten Cents mentioned that he, Hercules and Big Mac were sent on Operation Minnow to get supplies for the British fleet in World War II, but Big Mac was unable to make it. According to Ten Cents, Hercules is preserved at the National Maritime Museum.


Hercules' superstructure is painted yellow, his deck is painted red and his hull is painted black. His name is painted on his sides in white.

Hercules' funnel slightly resembles the flag of the United States.