Riding the rollercoaster..... like many South African railway routes, the Krugersdorp - Mafikeng line follows the contours of the land, with few major earthworks to avoid natural obstacles. With 4... (more)
After a 5 minute stop to let the brakes cool, this trio of class 34 GE U26C's heads out of Groot Marico with a westbound container train. The silver posts alongside the track used to carry the ste... (more)
These class 34 GE U26C's are working hard to haul their train of 45 container wagons through the bushveld country around Swartruggens (black ridges), approaching the long closed station of Twyfels... (more)
This 45-wagon westbound container train is approaching the town of Swartruggens (black ridges), behind three class 34 GE U26C's in Spoornet blue, Spoornet orange and original SAR red liveries.
Three class 34 GE U26C's in Spoornet blue, Spoornet orange and original SAR red liveries, team up to move a 45-wagon container train from Krugersdorp to Mafikeng, seen here emerging from a clump o... (more)