Two class 35s and a shunter wagon are busy climbing the grade between Malmesbury and Moorreesburg heading to Piketberg.
18686 leads a special Blue Train back to Johannesburg after arriving in Cape Town earlier in the day.
Class 35 diesels (GE U15C) with the daily malt train pass through Elgin station. The stacks of fruit crates in the background bring back memories when fruit used to leave Elgin by rail.
Class 35 diesels (GE U15C) with the daily malt train cross a bridge as they climb up Houwhoek pass from Bot River.
On the morning of the 18th December 2013, amid obvious miserable / less than desirable weather conditions in Durban, South Africa, a rather significant railway event played out at O Shed in Durban... (more)
Two class 43s approach Loop 7 with a string of empties on another hot day in the Northern Cape.
Late afternoon and 18-256 / 18-408 / 18-242 have just climbed away from Cliffdale up to Hammarsdale with a Mixed / Tanker load. The train is outward bound from Durban. An interesting number allo... (more)
A train of jet fuel tankers from Durban to Johannesburg is climbing the grade west of Spruytsrus station towards the Kraal tunnel (1462 meters / 4796 feet), led by 18E 18 639 and two sisters in Sp... (more)
A manganese load heading towards Durban on the down grade between Cheiveley and Frere.
These overhead centenary mast poles from the 1930's will soon be a thing of the past, as the new modern mas... (more)
15070 runs around its empty train back to the depot at Saldanha after picking up problems and unable to continue further.
The sun has set behind the mountains in the Namaqualand as an empty ore train continues its journey north into the night.
15025 and 15071 lead an empty ore train north here across the Kromrivier bridge.
A short freight consisting of dz wagons and 2 class 35s up front rounds the curve at Mowers heading to Worcester.
A special Refrigeration container train heads towards Durban.
An empty ore train runs around a loaded one standing in Loop 7 north of Loeriesfontein.