Friends of the Rail's class 19D 4-8-2 with 12-wheeled Vanderbilt tender has its fire cleaned at Capital Park depot.
The last of the winter afternoon sun, as this 12 coach 10M5 Metrorail set bound for Cato Ridge from Durban winds its way through Cliffdale, running about 35 minutes late due to single line working... (more)
After a week spent in Bothaville providing medical services to the local community, Transnet's 18 car Phelophepa 1 health care train is on a repositioning move to Bloemfontein. The train joined th... (more)
An Australian in South Africa.....this ex-Queensland Railways class 1720 Clyde GL18C Co-Co now belongs to RRL Grindrod and is currently based at Welkom to work the Harmony Gold ore traffic. On a w... (more)
18693 leads a short Rovos train up the bank at Muldersvlei towards Cape Town as the sun is about to go down for the day.
18-646 / 18-623 / 18-657 / 18-350 / 18-626 arriving at Cato Ridge Station as light units. They will leave Cato Ridge with a load of 65 X C Type Wagon (CAR / CBR / CFR) empties, as pictured on the... (more)
15073 assists at the back of an empty ore train as it passes through loop 1 at Dwarskersbos with some thunder clouds building up in the distance.
It's a typical late winter afternoon in Balgowan in the Midlands, as 18-645 heads a 40 wagon cement train out of KwaZulu Natal up around the side of Michaelhouse - a prestigious boys school and fa... (more)
Two class 35s leading a short freight have just pass through Ashton heading to Worcester with the Langeberge (long mountains) in the distance.
A very unusual train consist! Pictured here while stopped at Boughton Station in Pietermaritzburg, with this special pantograph recovery train, is Class 5E1 Series 5 locomotive, E1102 (originally... (more)
Friends of the Rail's class 24 and 19D perform a runpast for photographers at the crack-of-dawn on a cold winter's morning.
Two 18Es lead a Rovos train through Tulbaghkloof from Cape Town back to Pretoria.
18262 and 2 mates lead a load of tankers up to Johannesburg through Lions River.
Running about six hours late, Shosholoza Meyl's "Algoa" from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg is crossing the Sand River between Virginia and Hennenman, on the Free State main line. This w... (more)