'Steam on a crispy Highveld morning!'
On a typically cold highveld morning, the pristine class 15F No.3046 simmers away peacefully under the water tower at the old Germiston sheds - soaking up th... (more)
'The Early Hours'
It has just gone past 4AM on a cold winter's morning at the old Germiston sheds.
Class 15F No.3046 simmers away peacefully just outside her shed.
In a short while, her footpl... (more)
''The Mighty 'F!''
Friends of the Rail's class 15F makes a dramatic departure from Capitol Park on a cold winter's morning.
'Underneath a setting sun.'
Reefsteamers' class 15F No.3046 - 'Vreni' - is running a few hours behind schedule and is making up time, as she steams up the last gradient leading into Millsite, K... (more)
The super-shine class 15F No.3046 has just dropped fire, as she prepares to retreat into her shed.
Reefsteamers' class 15F No.3046 storms out of Magaliesburg and its famous cutting, with a return train to Johannesburg.
The fireman of Class 15F No.3052 has a short breather after having cleaned the fire.
The fireman of class 15F No.3046 adds a fresh layer of coal onto the firebed.
Before the break of dawn, Reefsteamers' class 15F No.3046 and her crew prepare for the mornings activities.
The rising sun catches Reefsteamers' class 15F No.3046 taking on water.
The rising sun catches Reefsteamers' class 15F No.3046 running through the sheds, where many years ago her sisters roosted.
Reefsteamers' class 15F No.3046 -'Vreni' - storms out of Magalesburg.
With a new three year boiler certificate, and a brand new name - 'Vreni' - class 15F No.3046 takes charge of Reefsteamers' last train of 2016 to Magaliesburg.
David Shephard's class 15F No.3052 is in the process of relocating to her new home at Friends of the rail, Pretoria. Seen here along the short, but busy Germiston to Pretoria mainline, No.3052 pac... (more)
Class 15F No.3052 prepares to depart Germiston for Friends of the Rail, Pretoria, her new home. No.3052 is in the care of Sandstone Estates and belongs to famous wildlife painter, David Shephard.