'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)
Rovos Rail's class 19D No.3360 makes his way towards the platform at Rovos Rail's home, in Capital Park, Pretoria.
Taken during a Stimela Photographic Event's visit to Rovos Rail.
On a chilly August morning, Rovos Rail's class 19D - No.3360 - simmers away at Rovos Rail's depot in Capitol Park, Pretoria.
Soon 3360 will be bought to 'full steam' and moved to the station, whe... (more)
'Night scenes at Demeter...'
Ceres Rail Company's class 19D No.3322 and 19B No.1412 simmer away at Demeter Station in Ceres.
'Steam in the rain...'
Ceres Rail Company's class 19B No.1412 & 19D No.3322 as seen from the window on a rainy day...
Ceres Rail Company's class 19D No.3322 charges through Wintervogel, on the Malmesbury 'branch.'
Ceres Rail Company's class 19B & 19D have reached the end of the scenic Ceres branchline at Prince Alfred Hamlet and are being turned on the triangle for the trip back.
Ceres Rail Company's class 19B - No.1412 - has reached the end of the scenic Ceres branchline at Prince Alfred Hamlet and is greeted by excited locals who have not seen a train here in many years.... (more)
Class 19B No.1412 performs some shunting duties at Prince Alfred Hamlet before coupling up to 'sister' class 19D No.3322 for a double-header back to Demeter!
Ceres Rail Company's class 19D - No.3322 - and mixed consist are dwarfed by the two Mountainous peaks that form part of Michell's Pass, between Wolseley and Ceres.
If you look closely on the peak... (more)
Wonder Steam Train's class 15CA - No.2850 - performs the first of several run-pasts for photographers on the old shunting neck at Hermanstad, Pretoria.
'The driver & his machine...'
With one hand firmly on the brakes, driver Les Weideman keeps a watchful eye on the vacuum gauge...
In the background, two Transnet Freight Rail class 35s idle ... (more)
With her regulator wide open, Ceres Rail Company's class 19D No.3322 is seen here on outskirts of Paarl, thundering down the Cape mainline towards Cape Town!