A Traction Engine and Sandstone No. 1 perform a photographic demonstration as part of the 12-day 2014 Stars of Sandstone programme. This event will be repeated in 2015 over the 2nd to 12th April. ... (more)
Dawn finds NGG16's Nos 153 and 113 performing a photographic runpast as part of the 12-day 2014 Stars of Sandstone event. The programe will be repeated in 2015 over the 2nd to 12th April. For more... (more)
Stars of Sandstone included a photographic program, and a number of dawn photo sessions were held. The sun had just risen above the sunflowers, ripening in the fields. The picture was taken in S... (more)
Stars of Sandstone is an annual event usually held around Easter. The afternoon train, which ran around the entire system was double-headed with ex South African Railways Garratt locomotives. Th... (more)
These were the last two steam locomotive classes to see service on the South African Railways 2 foot gauge lines, and this is the only place to see them still working. The next opportunity to wit... (more)
Sandstone Estate's ex-South African Railways class NG 6 (better known as a Lawley) performs an early morning runpast for photographers. This was the Lawley's first public run after restoration.
Sandstone Estate's class NG 15 (better known as a 'Kalahari') performs an early morning runpast for photographers during Sandstone's 'Cosmos Festival.'
NG\G 16153 & 88 Climbing up from Vailima siding - Stars of Sandstone 2014
NG 15 17 Climbing up to Mooihoek - Stars of Sandstone 2014
NG\G 16 153 passing Pandora Pond - Stars of Sandstone 2014
Lawley locomotive on shed at Stars of Sandstone 2014
Barclay locomotive with McClaren compound traction engine- Stars of Sandstone 2014
NG\G 16 153 and 113 climb up to Vailima during Stars of Sandstone 2014 event
Feldbahn and Peerless truck both of WW1 vintage still in operation during Stars of Sandstone 2014 event
More than a century after it worked the steep grades through the Amatongas Forest on the 24-inch Beira Railway, "Lawley" No.97 is once more the belle of the ball, wreathed in steam while... (more)