June 4th 2016 saw a special double-header take to the mainline: Reefsteamers' class 15F No.3046 (lead) and Sandstone Estate's, or rather David Shepard's class 15F No.3052 took a 14 coach train to ... (more)
A 100-wagon train of iron ore from the Northern Cape mines on its way to Arcelor Mital's steelworks at Vanderbijlpark, is approaching Klipdrif on the Potchefstroom - Houtheuwel link line. Four 10E... (more)
Ex SAR 19D shunts the SAPPI SAICCOR Exchange yard by Umkomaas.
Outward bound from Durban, Class 18E Series 1 locomotive, 18-124, heading a car train up towards Mooi River from Rosetta in the KwaZulu Natal Midlands. The train was probably bound for Johannesbu... (more)
The Blue Train passing through the countryside near Stellenbosch
After being delayed by 45 minutes due to adverse signalling near Cape Town, the Blue Train is making up time as it passes through Paarl station
Late afternoon across the valley from Hammarsdale to Bux Farm / Cliffdale and 18-615 / 18-023 / 18-512 with a load of containers bound for Kaserne in Johannesburg have just got underway again. Th... (more)
E9008 is at the back of an empty ore train passing through a cut between Loop 6 and 7 north of Loeriesfontein.
E1171 slowly approaches with the Transkaroo from Cape Town to Johannesburg as maintenance crew are busy up ahead.
Jessica leading her short train up the slight grade into Nuy station outside Worcester heading to Swellendam.
E1555 leading the Transkaroo here around the curve between Muldersvlei and Klapmuts. Sadly E1555 suffered fire damage about a month ago.
The flagship train of PRASA (Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa), the Premier Class, heads north through the Boland region. She looks good with her matching set of locomotives.
35482 and 35045 lean into the curve as they lead the Phelophepa Health train on a test run from Saldanha to Cape Town here through the triangle at Kalbaskraal.
Jessica making some smoke as she accelerates through Karringmelk on day two of the trip traveling from Swellendam to Voorbaai.
18712 leads Rovos up the grade at Klapmuts towards Cape Town in the late afternoon.