Train stopped just in the summit caused by a problem with signals. Hi rail truck is inspecting the area before running again
A long consist stopped just at summit due to a problem with traffic signals. After almost 1 hour the problem was solved and all trains were running again.
South African preserved steam was strong in 2000. Spoornet, the national operator, had a heritage arm that marketed tours under the ‘Union Limited’ banner (The Union Limited was THE No.1 luxury ex... (more)
Since the closure of the line from George to Knysna the Choo Tjoe has been running between George and Mossel Bay. Here it is departing Mossel Bay for the return trip.
The Choo Tjoe departs Mossel Bay for the trip back to George which is situated roughly straight across on the other side of the bay.
The Choo Tjoe running from Mossel Bay back to George passes here through Outeniqua in the afternoon.
2749 steams over the level crossing at Groot Brakrivier with the Choo Tjoe behind back to George.
The see is very calm today as the Choo Tjoe goes through Reebok.