A loaded ore train approaches loop 4 north of Vredendal with 2 electrics and 2 diesels at the front.
15015 leads empties north here just before Elands Bay.
15061 leads this empty ore train north with fog pushing in off the ocean to the right out of picture.
After a great day out seeing 8 trains total this empty ore train rounds the day off as it heads north in the late afternoon.
15069 leads this loaded ore train towards loop 6 in the Northern Cape north of Loeriesfontein.
An empty ore train heads north over the Berg (Mountain) river at Velddrif in the late afternoon with E9012 at the back.
34517 taking a break between duties at the ore export terminal.
15067 leads this loaded ore train through a cutting north of Vanrhynsdorp between loop 4 and 5.
A dirty and a not so dirty class 43 lead a rail train away from loop 3 south towards Saldanha.
A loaded ore train is slowly moving away from loop 3 at Doringbaai with 15036 at the back.
Every year late winter/early spring parts of the west coast are transformed into a colourful paradise of wild flowers depending on the rain during the winter. Here an empty ore train passes such a... (more)
An empty ore train heads north at loop 1 late in the afternoon.
The back end of a loaded ore train passes through a big S curve between loop 7 and 8 with E9023 at the back.
An empty ore train crosses the bridge between Doringbaai and Strandfontein on the west coast with 15017 at the back.
"Double O Seven" leads and empty ore train north past a nice patch of green after the recent winter rains.