Login · Sign Up 

Your search returned 166 photos. Here are photos 1 - 15 sorted by 
displaying .

« 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 »

  « Previous Page · New Search · Next Page »

Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 479100

What better way to travel on the tracks of 'The Estate' than in a 1913 BSA-bodied inspection trolley?

Railroad: Sandstone Estates
Locomotive: Inspection Trolley
Location: Free State, South Africa
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 13, 2014


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Apr 24, 2014

Views: 17,236
Comments: 8

Favorited: 36
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 295590

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 luxur... (more)

Railroad: Spoornet
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-2
Location: Knysna, South Africa
Locomotive #: 2749
Train ID: Union Ltd.
Photo Date: August 08, 2000


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Aug 31, 2009

People's Choice 4

Views: 10,092
Comments: 5

Favorited: 51
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 295935

Garratts Class GF No. 2401 4-6-2 + 2-6-4 and Class GO No. 2575 4-8-2 + 2-8-4 were often used in a regular pairing on Union Limited steam safaris. Returning to Cape Town from Bredasdorp and Caledon... (more)

Railroad: Spoornet
Locomotive: Garratt Articulated
Location: Western Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: 2401
Train ID: Union Ltd.
Photo Date: Unknown


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Sep 03, 2009

Views: 6,273
Comments: 1

Favorited: 16
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 298167

The sole preserved 14CRB No. 1882 was a favourite locomotive of mine (I grew up with the 14CRBs in Cape Town). A real go-anywhere slogger, she was used on many rail charters and is seen here on a ... (more)

Railroad: Spoornet
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-2
Location: Caledon branch, Western Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: 1882
Train ID: S&S Charter
Photo Date: May, 1993


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Sep 23, 2009

Views: 5,745
Comments: 2

Favorited: 7
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 300947

SAME PLACE, DIFFERENT CENTURY: Another shot at Malan. Compare this with Photo #300407 taken almost 20 year later. A then almost brand new 6E1 E1754 takes the Cape Town - Touws River stopping passe... (more)

Railroad: South African Railways
Locomotive: 6E1
Location: Western Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: 1754
Train ID: CT - Touws River Pax
Photo Date: January, 1991


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Oct 19, 2009

Views: 4,302
Comments: 1

Favorited: 8


Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 295829

My first visit to Zimbabwe! NRZ 16A No. 614 has had its fire cleaned and been watered at Mbalabala on the West Nicholson branch. I was to ride footplate on this engine for the next 35Km – perfec... (more)

Railroad: National Railways of Zimbabawe
Locomotive: Garratt 2-8-2 + 2-8-2
Location: Matabeleland, Zimbabwe
Locomotive #: 416
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April, 1986


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Sep 02, 2009

Views: 4,240
Comments: 0

Favorited: 11
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 296532

Thirty two driving wheels bite firmly into the 1 in 36 (2.7%) grade as a lash-up of double headed GO No. 2575 and GMAM No. 4128 power the 18 coach Union Limited tour train out of Jubilee on the Mo... (more)

Railroad: Spoornet
Locomotive: Garratt articulated
Location: Southern Cape , South Africa
Locomotive #: 2575 + 4128
Train ID: Union Limited
Photo Date: July 20, 1995


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Sep 08, 2009

Views: 4,159
Comments: 2

Favorited: 16
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 569332

None of these 12 kids had ever seen a real steam train before. The excitement and noise when No.3321 came into view was incredible... Background: A Ceres Rail Excursion from Ceres to... (more)

Railroad: Ceres Railway Company
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-2
Location: Western Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: 19D No. 3321
Train ID: Passenger Excursion
Photo Date: March 11, 2015


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Mar 13, 2016

Views: 4,131
Comments: 2

Favorited: 7
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 557882

The famous modified Class 25NC gas-producer (Class 26) "Red Devil" heads a Union Limited tour train through Heuningneskloof (Honey Nest Cliff) Station on the Kimberley - De Aar line

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Northern Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: Class 26 No. 3450
Train ID: Union Limited Tour Train
Photo Date: 1994


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Dec 11, 2015

Views: 4,130
Comments: 0

Favorited: 12
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 343783

The lower section of the ultra-scenic Cape Town - Simonstown line runs adjacent to the sea. In December 2009 the line was damaged by a freak combination of high tide and big storms. At one stage i... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: TFR Class 36
Location: Western Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: 36 008
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 01, 2010


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Nov 02, 2010

Views: 4,101
Comments: 2

Favorited: 18


Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 436927

Transnet Freight Rail's 861km Sishen - Saldanha operation runs the longest regular bulk-freight trains in the world. With 342 type CR iron-ore wagons and 8 Radio Controlled Distributed Power loco... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: 15E 50KV AC Electric Unit
Location: Near Saldanha, Western Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: 15 009 plus 7 others
Train ID: Iron Ore Empties
Photo Date: January 21, 2013


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: May 22, 2013

Views: 4,076
Comments: 2

Favorited: 8
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 299607

The cab of Class 23 No 3300

Railroad: Spoornet
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-2
Location: ?, South Africa
Locomotive #: 3300
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: Unknown


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Oct 07, 2009

Views: 3,768
Comments: 2

Favorited: 7
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 298071

The Kimberley – De Aar line was one of the last double track steam mainlines in the world. Steam was destined to finish in 1992, but Spoornet, mindful of the hundreds of enthusiasts that used to... (more)

Railroad: Spoornet
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-2
Location: Kimberley - De Aar mainline, South Africa
Locomotive #: 2828 and 3300
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 03, 1991


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Sep 22, 2009

Views: 3,650
Comments: 2

Favorited: 9
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 293088

South African passenger services went into a decline in the 1990's but are now on the rebound! Several luxury trains, marketed under the name "Premiere Class", run betwen major cities. Here the Ca... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: GE U26C (Spoornet Class 34)
Location: Near Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Locomotive #: 34 408
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 09, 2009


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Aug 06, 2009

Views: 3,562
Comments: 2

Favorited: 9
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 478321

Double headed Lawley locomotives bring a passenger train into Hoekfontein. These miniature sized locomotives were first used on the 100 mile long 2 foot gauge railway that ran inland from Beira (M... (more)

Railroad: Sandstone Estates
Locomotive: Steam 4-4-0
Location: Free State, South Africa
Locomotive #: No.7 and No. 95
Train ID: Passenger
Photo Date: April 13, 2014


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: RailRog

Added: Apr 19, 2014

Views: 3,548
Comments: 0

Favorited: 4
« 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 »

  « Previous Page · New Search · Next Page »



Copyright © 2002-2022 RailPictures.Net
Do Not Sell My Personal Information