Springfontein 1991 The Indian Ocean Limited tour
The SAR class 26 number 3450 is better known as "The Red Devil" because of its bright red paint job. This 4-8-4 showed that 1950's steam had by no mean reached the limits of performance.... (more)
Foto Train to Riverside
Look out for the Devil
Intrigued by the arrival of fifty photographers in their tiny hamlet, the locals turn out to see what's up, to be greeted by the famous Red Devil blasting... (more)
19d #3322 and 24 #3655 double head the first runpast of the tour near Malmesbury as dawn breaks. Possibly the most satisfactory runpast of the whole tour.
SAR-Garratt GMAM 4074 on a special train from Creighton to Riverside.
SAR-Garratt GMAM 4074 on a special train from Creighton to Riverside passes some NATAL-typical roundhouses.
SAR-Garratt GMAM 4074 on a special train from Creighton arrives at Riverside. Some lokal people come to see the steam train, the line is closed for regular service, only some special-trains are ru... (more)
The last running SAR-Garratt GMAM 4074 on a special train from Riverside to Creighton in the afternoon-light
Between March 1976 and May 1980, the South African Railways placed one hundred Class 35-400 General Electric type U15C diesel-electric locomotives in branch line service. They were designed by Gen... (more)
Phototrain from Creighton - Riverside (Natal)
The Red Devil
Modern steam as it could have been. SAR 26 Class tops the summit with a photo freight in a strange and unfamiliar landscape.
15F 3011 restarts a Springs to Breyten goods after a water stop at Devon.
Class 25 condenser 3474.