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Class 6E1 Locomotives
Photos of the South African Class 6E1 electric locomotives.
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Photo ID: 503537

E1592 leads a passenger special returning from the Jazz festival in Cape Town back to Johannesburg into Worcester station.

Railroad: Shosholoza Meyl
Locomotive: 6E1 Electric
Location: Western Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1592
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 30, 2014


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By: Fanie Kleynhans

Added: Oct 25, 2014

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Photo ID: 503303

Shortly after sunrise on a spring morning, Rovos Rail's Cape Town to Pretoria train is reflected in a small farm dam as it heads east along the Potchefstroom - Houtheuwel link line. Two grubby cla... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 6E1
Location: Fochville, Gauteng province, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1401 & E1282
Train ID: Rovos Rail
Photo Date: September 24, 2014


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Oct 23, 2014

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Photo ID: 503176

A matching set of 6E1s in the old SAR colours lead a late running inbound Queenstown train through the Hex River Valley mountains towards Worcester.

Railroad: Shosholoza Meyl
Locomotive: 6E1 Electric
Location: Western Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1597
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 23, 2014


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By: Joyce van der Vyver

Added: Oct 22, 2014

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Photo ID: 502546

(Old School)This is the new name among train drivers for the remaining Class 6E1 Locomotives still in service,Here two Class 6E1s is basking in the morning sun at Leeuhof goods yard.

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 6E1
Location: Vereeniging, South Africa
Locomotive #: 1281
Train ID: 1281
Photo Date: October 12, 2014


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By: Logan Stone

Added: Oct 18, 2014

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Photo ID: 502333

A Special 100th Anniversary train for the African National Congress political party (ANC) in Durban 2012. Seen here approaching Lions River.

Railroad: Shosholoza Meyl
Locomotive: 6E1
Location: Lions River - KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1496
Train ID: Special
Photo Date: January 07, 2012


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By: Greg Hart

Added: Oct 16, 2014

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Photo ID: 500644

The yard foreman has one more tumbler to throw and then E1504 & E1422 will be clear to leave Bayhead Yard to return to their depot at Wentworth, having just dropped off empty timber wagons from Um... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 6E1 (Electric)
Location: Durban, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1504 / E1598
Train ID: Light Units
Photo Date: March 04, 2011


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By: SAR Connecta

Added: Oct 04, 2014

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Photo ID: 500216

On the left, Class 6E1 units with E1598 in charge are just about ready to leave the large Bayhead Yard in Durban to return to their depot. On the right are Class 8E electric shunting units workin... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 6E1 / Class 8E (Electric)
Location: Durban, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1598 / E8051
Train ID: Light Units / Shunt
Photo Date: March 04, 2011


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By: SAR Connecta

Added: Sep 30, 2014

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Photo ID: 498757

KZN Metrorail's Business Express gets a trail trip test run pulled by class 6E1 towards Pietermaritzburg.

Railroad: Metro Rail
Locomotive: 6E1
Location: Ashburton - KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
Locomotive #: 1394
Train ID: Express
Photo Date: February 26, 2013


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By: Greg Hart

Added: Sep 20, 2014

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Photo ID: 497094

Two 6E1s in faded Spoornet orange lead the Queenstown to Cape Town train here through Tulbaghkloof on a chilly day after some snow falls the previous week.

Railroad: Shosholoza Meyl
Locomotive: 6E1 Electric
Location: Western Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1555
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 30, 2014


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By: Fanie Kleynhans

Added: Sep 08, 2014

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Photo ID: 496201

Two class 6E1 Locomotives leaving the yard area,Heading to Sasolburg yard to collect a train of feul.

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 6E1
Location: Vereeniging, South Africa
Locomotive #: 1469
Train ID: 1469
Photo Date: November 06, 2010


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By: Logan Stone

Added: Sep 02, 2014

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Photo ID: 495014

The inbound Queenstown train runs here through the mountains between Sandhills and De Wet with 2 6E1 locos still in the old SAR colours leading.

Railroad: Shosholoza Meyl
Locomotive: 6E1 Electric
Location: Western Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1597
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 23, 2014


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By: Fanie Kleynhans

Added: Aug 24, 2014

Views: 1,624
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Photo ID: 492162

A pretty rare sight, with just the single Class 6E1, E1314, working this overnight Durban bound "Trans Natal" through the top loop at Boughton. This section of the Natal Main Line is pa... (more)

Railroad: Shosholoza Meyl
Locomotive: Class 6E1 (Electric)
Location: Boughton - Pietermaritzburg - KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1314
Train ID: Trans Natal
Photo Date: July 01, 2011


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By: SAR Connecta

Added: Aug 02, 2014

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Photo ID: 490452

On board the Transkaroo from Cape Town to Johannesburg as we have stopped here at the entrance to Worcester station. The Transkaroo down from Johannesburg to Cape Town is approaching and once it h... (more)

Railroad: Shosholoza Meyl
Locomotive: 6E1 Electric
Location: Western Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1605
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 01, 2014


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By: Fanie Kleynhans

Added: Jul 20, 2014

Views: 1,410
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Photo ID: 490127

After a change in direction at Hennenman on the Free State main line, as well as a switch from diesel to electric traction, Transnet's Phelophepa 1 health care train is seen crossing the Sand Rive... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 6E1
Location: Virginia, Free State province, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1520
Train ID: Phelophepa 1
Photo Date: June 07, 2014


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Jul 18, 2014

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Photo ID: 488805

Back in the day when TFR was still running 6E1 locos in the Cape two of them are seen here leading a Rovos trian on the final stretch to Cape Town.

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: 6E1 Electric
Location: Western Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1556
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 01, 2012


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By: Fanie Kleynhans

Added: Jul 09, 2014

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