Two class 35s with two class 34s pull into Bergrivier siding with steal coil empties behind passing a few parked coal wagons in one of the loops.
Two 18Es in TFR red together with 3 18Es in Spoornet blue drift down the grade at Boughton with a load of coal behind.
15062 approaches Loop 6 with a loaded ore train behind in the late afternoon. The first and second helper locos can be seen in the distance with the third one just out of site.
Sandstone's No.1 passes a fully operational ex South African Air Force (SAAF) Harvard Trainer (North American T-6 Texan) on display at Sandstone Estates Airfield
Geoff's Trains' 2009 SA Narrow Gauge Tour on the Gamtoos - Patensie branch near Wagondift
Can you spot the kangaroo? DAZ 1905 is one of five DA Class Clyde / EMD G26C locomotives (others are DAZ 1902 / DAZ 1904 / DAZ 1903 / DAZ 1906) still in Durban at the moment along with four 422 C... (more)
A short train runs north past a row of blue gum trees en route to the cement factory at De Hoek.
A friendly wave from the driver of this short train consisting of a class 33, class 35 (GE U15C) and an empty wagon at the back as it enters Albertinia.
Still in Durban at the moment are the four 422 Class Clyde / EMD J26C (Standard Gauge) locomotives, with 42211 in view, and the five DA Class Clyde / EMD G26C locomotives, with DAZ 1905 in view (o... (more)
Metrorail train number 3527 rounds the curve between Muldersvlei and Klapmuts en route to Wellington.
Class 9E 9023 brings up the rear of a loaded ore train as it passes through a S curve between Loop 7 & 8 in the Northern Cape. The second helper loco can also be seen in the distance.
A special Blue Train that arrived earlier in Cape Town heads back north in the late afternoon through the Boland.
Electric and diesel traction working together to take an emptry ore train back to Sishen, about to cross the Olifantsrivier (Elephant river) bridge outside Vredendal.
An Union Limited train stands at Albertinia station with local residents selling their produce on the platform to the passengers.
It's really late in the afternoon now as 18-615 / 18-023 / 18-512 and a load of containers bound for Kaserne in Johannesburg pass through Umlaas Road. The train had been held up at Shongweni (alo... (more)