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Personal Information
Location: Durban - South Africa
Occupation: SAR Connecta Railway Museum Curator
Website: http://www.sarconnecta.blogspot.com/
Interests: South African Railway

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Camera Equipment
Camera Used: Nikon D5000 / Nikon D7100
Lenses Used: Nikkor 18X55 / 55X200 / 55X300

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Aloe Festivals & Charters - Creighton / Donnybrook / RiversideAlbum Views: 1,944
Aloe Festival & special charter photographs from the Creighton / Donnybrook / Riverside areas.
Rare South African GemsAlbum Views: 4,374
Rare South African photographs (older and newer) on RailPictures.Net, where the potential to recreate them either no longer exists for any number of reasons, or the chances of another opportunity are very slim or non existent!
Beautiful trains with beautiful faces......Album Views: 2,100
Beautiful South African trains with beautiful faces......
Central DurbanAlbum Views: 3,547
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.
Natal Main Line - Northern KwaZulu NatalAlbum Views: 2,391
Photos from the Beacon Hill / Estcourt / Frere / Chieveley / Colenso / Harts Hill / Ladysmith / Dundee / Pepworth / Elandslaagte / Glencoe / Newcastle / Volksrust areas in Northern KwaZulu Natal.
Natal Main Line - Nottingham Road / Rosetta / Mooi River / HidcoteAlbum Views: 1,837
Photos from the Nottingham Road / Rosetta / Mooi River / Hidcote areas.
Natal Main Line - Dargle / Lidgetton / BalgowanAlbum Views: 1,618
Photos from the Dargle / Lidgetton / Balgowan areas.
Natal Main Line - Cedara / Lions RiverAlbum Views: 1,975
Photos from the Cedara through to Lions River areas.
Natal Main Line - Shallcross / Shongweni / Cliffdale & Bux Farm / Hammarsdale / GeorgedaleAlbum Views: 2,447
Photos from the Shallcross / Shongweni / Cliffdale & Bux Farm / Hammarsdale / Georgedale areas.
Natal Main Line - Ashburton & Pietermaritzburg - Pentrich / BoughtonAlbum Views: 2,194
Photos from the Ashburton & Pietermaritzburg - Pentrich / Boughton areas
Natal Main Line - Cato Ridge / Camperdown / Umlaas RoadAlbum Views: 2,159
Photos from around the Cato Ridge / Camperdown / Umlaas Road areas.
The Trans NatalAlbum Views: 1,638
An overnight economy class passenger train that runs between Johannesburg and Durban (and return) operated by Shosholoza Meyl / PRASA. In its hey day it was one of the most popular passenger trains operated by the South African Railways.
Class 6E1 LocomotivesAlbum Views: 4,734
Photos of the South African Class 6E1 electric locomotives.
Rovos RailAlbum Views: 10,137
Rovos Rail the pride of Africa!
KwaZulu Natal South CoastAlbum Views: 13,689
Photos from the KwaZulu Natal South Coast line.
Black / White South AfricaAlbum Views: 7,017
Black / white images from South Africa.
South African Heritage / Preservation PhotosAlbum Views: 30,219
The heritage / preservation scene in South Africa.
The South African Blue TrainAlbum Views: 10,166
Photos of the luxury world renowned Blue Train, now operated by Transnet Freight Rail.
Aussie Locomotives In South AfricaAlbum Views: 8,881
Australian locomotives that have made their way to South Africa in recent years.
The Saiccor Steam Locomotives (Umkomaas)Album Views: 7,490
Ex South African Railway Class 19D locomotives No. 2697 (Saiccor No. 1 - built by Borsig in 1938), No. 2633 (Saiccor No. 2 - built by Skoda in 1938) and No. 2767 (Saiccor No. 3 - built by Robert Stephenson and Hawthorns in 1945).
Local Suburban / Metro Trains - South AfricaAlbum Views: 19,524
Local trains around South Africa. Metrorail, which falls under the PRASA (Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa) umbrella, is the national operator.
SAR / SAS "Red & Whisker" CollectionAlbum Views: 11,669
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!
Fresh Paint - South AfricaAlbum Views: 19,915
Nothing like a bit of fresh paint on the nose!
South African GemsAlbum Views: 35,724
Just some of my favorite South African photos.

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