After a great day out seeing 8 trains total this empty ore train rounds the day off as it heads north in the late afternoon.
A loaded ore train is approaching loop 6 around a big curve north of Loeriesfontein in the afternoon.
A loaded ore train heads west towards Loop 6. The A, B and C locos can be seen in the distance with E9025 at the back.
Two class 15Es lead a loaded ore train west here between Loop 6 and 7 in the afternoon.
A loaded ore train with 15069 leading approaches Loop 6 with some clouds building up in the distance.
Two 15Es lead an empty ore train north late in the afternoon between Loop 6 and 7.
An empty ore train snakes through the barren landscape of the Northern Cape back to Sishen.
15036 is at the back of another empty ore train running back to the mines at Sishen. An interesting find here in the middle of nowhere is a small date plantation on the left.
E9025 assists at the back of a loaded ore train heading to Saldanha. Not many of these beasts are still in service and only used at the back of the ore trains.
An empty ore train is heading back to the mines having just gone through a big cut between Loop 6 & 7 with E9008 at the back.
A pace shot of 15069 leading a loaded ore train here between Loop 7 and 6 in the Northern Cape.