RailPictures.Net Photo: 18 317, 18 240, 18 688 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..)
between Ingogo and Glen Harte (more..)
district of Newcastle, kwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa (more..)
July 15, 2014
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18 317, 18 240, 18 688 (more..)
Red Mamba (more..)
Eugene Armer (more..)
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The "Red Mamba" is the nickname given to the train of Butanol tankers that runs from the Sasol Solvents plant in Sasolburg and the name is even stencilled on the tanker wagons used on this service. The shadows are rapidly lengthening late on a winter afternoon, as one of these trains crosses an unnamed tributary of the Harte River at the bottom of Majuba Pass, on its way to Durban with the usual power of three 18E's up front.
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