ATSF F3 20 and mates lead a 10 car Banner Tours Special south of Littleton Colorado on July 15th 1951. Otto Conrad Perry photo, from my collection.
On this day, the renovated and new painted cab car Bt # 22 of the Rigi Bahnen (former Arth-Rigi-Bahn ARB) was inaugurated. The cab car Bt # 22 was delivered in 1958, the cogwheel railcar BDhe 2/4 ... (more)
Santa Klaus Special
'Late afternoon on the banks of the Blesbokspruit...'
Rovos Rail's steam special, the 'Heidelberg Great Train Race,' slowly makes its way out of Heidelberg and over the Blesbokspruit viaduct - an... (more)
On a typically warm afternoon to the North of Pretoria, Rovos Rail's class 6 No.439 and 19D No.3360 (with help from a class 91) double-head a steam special - the 'Heidelberg G... (more)
'Smoke (of the best kind) in your lungs...'
Following a rather steam-barren year on South Africa's Highveld, Rovos Rail brought to an end that drought as their class 6 (No.439) and 19D (No.3360) ... (more)
The Umgeni steam railway train is leaving Kloof full steam ahaed for Inchanga
The Umgeni steam railway train is leaving Kloof station on the way to Inchanga in the evening light
The Umgeni steam railway train on the way to Inchanga near Botha's hill in the evening light
The Umgeni steam railway special-train waits in the late evening at saturday for the next run on sunday in Kloof station
The Umgeni steam railway return-train to the shed at Inchanga is seen near Botha's hill in the warm evening light
The train with the Garratt is passing Zulu-roundhouses near Centocow
In the early morning near Centocow
Class 19D No.3360 and the 'Great Train Race' are on the main between Driemanskap and Heidelberg, with a 'Fly Baby' giving a low fly-by for spectators.