RailPictures.Net Photo: 34-120 Transnet Freight Rail Class 34 (GE U26C) at Magaliesburg, Gauteng province, South Africa by Eugene Armer
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Transnet Freight Rail (more..)
Class 34 (GE U26C) (more..)
Route R24 level crossing (more..)
Magaliesburg, Gauteng province, South Africa (more..)
November 23, 2012
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34-120 (more..)
Eugene Armer (more..)
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TRAINS CAN KILL.... to make motorists more aware of the dangers of arguing with a train, Transnet Freight Rail has erected large billboards at certain level crossings along the secondary main line to Mafikeng, such as this example at Magaliesburg. A westbound freight, led by GE U26C # 34-120, is crossing the very busy Route R24, which carries plenty of truck traffic heading to Rustenburg and Botswana. The location of the crossing at the bottom of a steep hill, right on the edge of the town, requires a great deal of caution from both train crews and truck drivers.
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