RailPictures.Net Photo: E1504 Transnet Freight Rail Class 6E1 (Electric) at Durban, South Africa by SAR Connecta
 
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Transnet Freight Rail (more..)
Class 6E1 (Electric) (more..)
Bayhead (more..)
Durban, South Africa (more..)
March 04, 2011
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E1504 (more..)
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E1504 features prominantly in this group of Class 6E1 locomotives, the majority of which still sport their original awesome South African Railway livery (SAR Red & Whiskers), at Bayhead. Bayhead is the busiest rail yard in Durban, with most of the Natal Main Line and KZN North & South Coast freight passing through here. Sadly the Class 6E1s are almost all gone now from Durban, many of which have made their way to Koedespoort in Pretoria, where they undergo a major upgrade and refurbishment and emerge as renumbered Class 18Es, in an effort to extend their working life.
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Central Durban

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Photos taken in the Durban area, from the PRASA / Metrorail yards just North of Durban Station to Rossburgh Station including the Bayhead yards and along the Esplanade, Maydon Wharf and around Durban Harbour.
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The red & whisker livery of the South African Railways / Suid Afrikaanse Spoorwee collection. Getting harder to find examples of this fantastic and much loved livery still in service!
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