The Blue Train leaves Wellington behind on a beautiful winters morning with 20032 leading for the trip back north.
The back end of an empty ore train is about to pass through the only tunnel on this line at Elands Bay with 15023 at the back.
35500 leads grain empties from Bellville to Caledon here at the bottom of the climb over Sir Lowrys Pass.
A shaft of sunlight catches class 15F 4-8-2 no.3046 inside one of the shed buildings at the old Germiston loco depot, home of the Reefsteamers preservation club.
The date is 18th July 1975 and after a long night shift in one of the area shunting yards, a South African Railways class 15F 4-8-2 steams into the Germiston locomotive depot at sunrise on a mid-w... (more)
One of Millsite depot's ageing class 34 GE U26C's powering through Vlakdrif siding, as it leads the Phelophepa health care train west towards Mafikeng.
Transnet Freight Rail's "Phelophepa" health care train, a mobile clinic on rails, is on its way to Mafikeng in North West province, seen here behind two of Millsite depot's ageing GE cla... (more)
Four class 34 GE U26C's heading through Lucerne siding, westbound to Mafikeng with a block load of 50 container wagons. Although several refurbished / upgraded 34's in the Transnet Freight Rail li... (more)
A special day for two people is celebrated here by steaming through The Valley of 1000 Hills. Umgeni Steam Railway's Class 19D No. 2685 did the honours and pulled a trainload of guests in beautif... (more)
43082 and 43083 lead empties towards Loop 7 where it will cross a loaded ore train that is heading to Saldanha.
Two class 35s lead a short freight through the green wheat fields of the Western Cape at Bontebokskloof.
35003 and 35009 head west along the R60 road between Ashton and Robertson with the Voorbaai to Worcester freight in tow.
A week long maintenance closure of the Cape main line between De Aar and Kimberley resulted in the luxury Blue Train (as well as Rovos Rail and the Premier Classe) being rerouted via Noupoort and ... (more)
A late running Algoa from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg provides a rare daylight photo opportunity between Edenburg and Bloemfontein, near Tierpoort.
Double headed Garratt NGG16 locomotives on the climb to Vailima Summit with a short rake of typical SAR narrow gauge goods wagons