Alfred County Railway and SAR narrow gauge Garrets drifting down grade to Pandora Pond shortly sunrise. Their arrival has disturbed the local bird life
NGG-16 Garratt climbing from Hoekfontein to Mooihoek with a rake of B open bogie wagons.
Some beautiful light late on a scorchingly hot autumn afternoon and the crew are certainly feeling the heat and uncomfortable humidity! Class 18E Series 1 locomotive, 18-281, with a load of conta... (more)
The driver accelerates a bit as 2 class 35s lead a short freight into Drew station in the afternoon.
PRASA Class 18E locomotives, 18-412 and 18-409 (in the purple Shosholoza Meyl livery), have just cut off their overnight passenger train from Johannesburg and are returning to their staging locati... (more)
A miserable Sunday afternoon, with a few weak filtered rays of sunlight just managing to get through, as the Blue Train headed by 20 032 and 20 031 pass over the Cliffdale Crossing. The train was... (more)
A container train heading inland crossing the Umgeni River
World famous Blue train passing through Pentrich station on a late winters afternoon.
A grain train from the coast is heading inland here passing nearby the Hebron Heaven Hotel on a superb day out in the Natal midlands.
Contra flow working. 18-272 is heading this Johannesburg bound grain train into Tweedie Station in the KwaZulu Natal Midlands. Partial line occupation for maintenance resulted in trains having t... (more)
The driver of Class 6E1, E1513 (with E1531 & E1488), is about to receive authority to leave one of the Bayhead Yards in Durban with a mixed load of coal and timber wagon empties for Empangeni / Ri... (more)
Four class 35s lead a short freight up the climb at Mowers heading towards Worcester.
33515 is ready to depart Albertinia station towards Worcester after making a pickup.
The light is quickly fading away as three class 35s approach Loop 4 of the ore line with a load from the Namaqua Sands plant which they will drop off and continue to the depot at Klawer.
A loaded ore train has just gone through Loop 4 in the distance as it is about to cross the Olifantsrivier bridge outside Vredendal.