'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)
One of, if not, Reefsteamers' last double-headers to Magaliesburg, behind class 12AR and 15F. Seen here at Tarlton.
Sadly, by the end of 2018, Reefsteamers would cease ... (more)
'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)
'Preparations for the road home.'
The 100 year old class 12AR is prepared for her trip home from Heidelberg.
Reefsteamers' birthday girl, the 100 year old class 12AR No.1535 - the sole survivor of her class - is in the process of being turned on the balloon, following which she will recieve a good tender... (more)
This grand old lady (Susan by name) will celebrate her 100th birthday later this year! Former South African Railways class 12AR 4-8-2 no.1535 was built in 1919 by the North British Locomotive Comp... (more)
Reefsteamers' 99-year old class 12AR No.1535 double-heads with class 15F No.3046, during the annual 'Planes, Trains & Automobiles' event. 1535 & 3046 are seen here, racing through Tarlton and on t... (more)
Reefsteamers' class 12AR No.1535 begins the difficult task of climbing the steep gradient at 'three sisters', just outside Krugersdorp.
Reefsteamers' class 12AR No.1535 storms out of Magaliesburg.
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.