SP 2472 gives a powerful shove through the semaphores, no longer in operation, for an excursion bound for Niles depot of the Niles Canyon Railway Museum during "Spring Steam Weekend 2015.&quo... (more)
Day one of the transfer trip from Ceres to Voorbaai and back just outside Worcester here.
Zambia Railways 10th Class 4-8-2 steam locomotive #156 is being prepared for the "Royal Livingstone Express" at the "Bushtracks" yard in Livingstone. The Garratt Class 14A #512... (more)
Zambia Railways' 12th Class 4-8-2 steam locomotive #204 is ready to push back the "Bushtracks Express" to the Victoria Falls Bridge. This locomotive was built by "North British Loco... (more)
All the chasers get their shots of the Ceres Rail flower tour as the train heads north towards Graafwater.
Heading back to Cape Town just to the north of Piketberg here.
Zambia Railways 10th Class 4-8-2 steam locomotive #156 is pushing back the "Royal Livingstone Express" from Livingstone to the Victoria Falls Bridge in the last golden light of the day. ... (more)
Zambia Railways' shiny 12th Class 4-8-2 steam locomotive #204 is ready to push back the "Bushtracks Express" to the Victoria Falls Bridge. This locomotive was built by "North Britis... (more)
Steaming out of Riversdale on day 3 of the transfer trip.
A line up of the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania's outdoor locomotives featuring from right to left; PRR 2-8-0 No. 7688 (tender first), PRR 4-8-2 No. 6755, PRR 4-6-2 No. 3750, and in the front yar... (more)
Pennsylvania Railroad M1b 4-8-2 #6755
PRR No. 6755 was built in 1930 by the Pennsylvania Railroad in Altoona. It was originally an M1a class but converted along with 38 others M1a c... (more)
Having been delayed due to a medical emergency onboard (resulting in a 90 minute wait for an ambulance), the Ceres Rail Wine Weekend Excursion is now making up time to arrive in Cape Town on sched... (more)
After a Kiwi Railway Container Train passes on the 3 foot 6 inch Main Trunk Line, JA 1271 puts on a show for the local railfans as it leaves the siding.
50 years ago to-day RENFE oil-fired 4-8-2 No 241F2230 has just passed Pancorbo station with a heavy southbound freight train on the climb from Miranda de Ebro shortly before electrics took over.