Loads and empties crossing in loop 1 in the late afternoon.
Smoke is still hanging in the air from a nearby wild fire as an empty ore train passes by with E9014 at the back. These locos have since been retired.
Two class 34s taking a break at Burgersdorp station as we pass through on board the Shosholoza Meyl train from Johannesburg to East London.
Two class 15Es lead a loaded ore train west here between Loop 6 and 7 in the afternoon.
Four of Transnet Freight Rail's class 20Es haul a long empty goods consist through Potchefstroom.
15055 is at the front of a loaded ore train approaching Loop 5 where it will stop to cross an empty train heading north.
As rain clouds build on a spring afternoon, a quartet of 10E1's wearing the TFR red and Spoornet orange liveries, climb the long grade out of the Klein Drinkwater river valley, heading west from E... (more)
Class 18E's 18 711 and 18 700 are exiting the Nuwekloof Pass near Gouda, heading towards Belville Yard in Cape Town with a block load of refrigerated containers from Gauteng. The passenger coach b... (more)
Class 18E's 18 693 (series 2) and 18 064 (series 1) are teamed up to haul Rovos Rail over the 3kV DC section from Beaufort West to Cape Town. The train is seen here passing through Artois, with th... (more)
A trio of 18Es start the climb up the Majuba pass between Newcastle and Volksrust with a load of coal empties on their way to Johannesburg and the coal fields beyond
Four class 35s lead a short freight through Buffeljagsrivier station heading to Worcester.
35-467 rolling through the harvested wheat lands near Caledon with a load of grain bound for Cape Town.
35-467 departing Caledon with a load of grain bound for Cape Town.
Three class 35s approach Vredendal in the afternoon heading to the Namaqua Sands plant to make a pickup.
An empty ore train heads back to the mines north of Velddrif here in the late afternoon.