RailPictures.Net Photo: Transnet Freight Rail Class 18E at district of Newcastle, kwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa by Eugene Armer
 
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Transnet Freight Rail (more..)
Class 18E (more..)
Harte River bridge, between Mount Prospect and Ingogo (more..)
district of Newcastle, kwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa (more..)
March 13, 2010
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Eugene Armer (more..)
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Since it was first opened in 1891, the railway between Volksrust in Mpumalanga and Newcastle in kwaZulu-Natal, now crosses the Drakensberg (Dragon mountains) on its third alignment. A southbound container train from Johannesburg to Durban is exiting tunnel no.3 (1980m / 6496 ft) and crossing the Harte River bridge, 77 metres (252 ft) above the valley floor.
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