In late 1998, SLM completed the extensive modernization of 52 series German Kriegslokomotive 2-10-0 no. 8055 for use on the Orient Express in Europe. The locomotive was extensively tested prior to... (more)
The last two surviving ex-British Railways Warship Class B-B diesel-hydraulics Nos D821 Greyhound and D832 Onslaught, both now in private ownership, head a passenger train from Bridgnorth to Bewdl... (more)
Scanned image (original on Kodachrome - camera used was a Voitlander Vitomatic) © Lindsay Bridge from The Lindsay Bridge Vintage South African Railways Collection and submitted here with permissio... (more)
25NC Glory Days!!!
As engineers peer out their cab windows, doubleheaded 25 NC’s led by the “Queen of Sheba” depart the small town of Fouriesburg in the Free State of South Africa on the line ... (more)
The westbound counterpart to photos #640955 and 640956 holds the main passing tidy frame depot at Bonner, just a few miles to Missoula.
Quietly clickety-clacking eastward on the siding at Bonner, waiting for its counterpart.. To see the companion shots look up #'s 640955, 640957, 640960
Into the hole at Bonner, about to meet it's counterpart
Station stop at Missoula for the Mainstreeter, Train No. 1.
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 Shoshaloza Meyl races along the mainline towards Potchefstroom with a train bound for Cape Town.
Friends of the Rail's class 24 No.3664 has just arrived back at Hermanstad after an afternoons excursion around South Africa's capitol.
Friends of the Rail's class 24 No.3664 prepares to depart on an afternoons excursion around the capitol, Pretoria (now formaly known as 'Tshwane'). To the right is class 15F No.3117, the victim of... (more)
Umgeni Steam Railway's class 19D 2685 lunch time train arrives at Inchanga on the Easter weekend.
Umgeni Steam Railway's class 19D heads out of Emberton on the way towards Hillcrest on a lunchtime run from Kloof to Inchanga on the Easter weekend.