Heavy mist lies in the distant valleys as the early morning light catches a set of five 18E's on the Natal main line near Sprucewell with a southbound coal train. The second unit is 18-077, one o... (more)
A Metrorail service from Vereeniging to Johannesburg is approaching Redan on an autumn afternoon. The yellow and grey Metrorail livery helps to counter the patches of burnt grass along the right o... (more)
18087 leads containers down to Durban passing through the loop here at Lidgetton.
Class 18Es 434 and 435 have just arrived in Durban with the Trans Natal from Johannesburg and are being pushed into the shed here for an inspection.
Just after sunrise as 18-272 passes through Lions River Station in the KwaZulu Natal Midlands with a load of Lime Wagons (a pretty unusual load on the Natal Main Line) bound for Durban. A Johanne... (more)
18-073 is seen here heading a load of cement across the Mooi River. The train is heading out of KwaZulu Natal and is probably bound for Gauteng / Johannesburg. It would have departed Durban abou... (more)
Class 6E1 locomotives, E1531 (still in her original South African Railway livery and with a full set of number and maker plates intact) and E1702, are seen here leaving Bayhead Yard after cutting ... (more)
Class 8E, E8077, a centre cab electric shunting locomotive, in her very faded old blue Spoornet livery, works a 10M5 Motor Coach into the main Metrorail Yard just north of Durban Station. Another... (more)
Fluid / liquid substance haulage via rail from the coast to the Highveld, particularly of Jet Fuel for O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, is very regular on the Natal Main Line / NA... (more)
A single 7E is enough power to haul this string of grain empties into the late afternoon in the Karoo desert
NG\G 16153 & 88 Climbing up from Vailima siding - Stars of Sandstone 2014
NG 15 17 Climbing up to Mooihoek - Stars of Sandstone 2014
NG\G 16 153 passing Pandora Pond - Stars of Sandstone 2014
Lawley locomotive on shed at Stars of Sandstone 2014
Barclay locomotive with McClaren compound traction engine- Stars of Sandstone 2014