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Photo ID: 302651

From Swartruggens to Koster, eastbound trains are faced with a climb of 339 metres (1112 feet) over a distance of 37km (23 miles). These two class 34's have a light load of only 11 coaches in tow,... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 34-400 (GE U26C)
Location: Swartruggens, North West province, South Africa
Locomotive #: 34-461 & 34-417
Train ID: Rovos Rail
Photo Date: October 20, 2009


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Nov 02, 2009

Views: 2,428
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Photo ID: 302242

Rovos Rail's "Pride of Africa" luxury train from Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe to Pretoria, South Africa is eastbound between Koster and Derby behind a pair of class 34 GE's, which are more than enough... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 34-400 GE U26C
Location: Koster, North West province, South Africa
Locomotive #: 34-461 & 34-417
Train ID: Rovos Rail
Photo Date: October 20, 2009


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Oct 30, 2009

Views: 2,246
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Photo ID: 302154

It's springtime in the town of Swartruggens and there are splashes of colour everywhere. On this particular morning there is colour on the rails too, in the form of Rovos Rail's green and cream "P... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 34-400 GE U26C
Location: Swartruggens, North West province, South Africa
Locomotive #: 34-461 & 34-417
Train ID: Rovos Rail
Photo Date: October 20, 2009


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Oct 29, 2009

Views: 3,452
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Photo ID: 301467

Two 6E1s in Spoornet orange lead a Rovos train out of the Cape to Pretoria.

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: 6E1 Electric
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1658
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 21, 2009


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By: Fanie Kleynhans

Added: Oct 24, 2009

Views: 2,704
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Photo ID: 295332

On the second morning of its two day journey from Victoria Falls to Pretoria, Rovos Rail's "Pride of Africa" safari train runs through Derby station behind two Class 34's. This line was dieselised... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Frieght Rail
Locomotive: Class 34-400 GE U26C
Location: Derby, North West province, South Africa
Locomotive #: 34-461
Train ID: Rovos Rail
Photo Date: August 11, 2009


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Aug 28, 2009

Views: 3,741
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Photo ID: 295028

Rovos Rail from Cape Town to Pretoria passes through Muldersvlei with Table Mountain hiding behind the trees.

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: 6E1 Electric
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Locomotive #: E1603
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 24, 2009


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By: Fanie Kleynhans

Added: Aug 25, 2009

Views: 2,654
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Photo ID: 294083

This pair of class 34's are working hard up the long grade out of Boons station, hauling Rovos Rail's train from Victoria Falls as far as Krugersdorp, where one or two electric locomotives will ta... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 34-400 (GE U26C)
Location: Boons, North West province, South Africa
Locomotive #: 34-461 & 34-097
Train ID: Rovos Rail
Photo Date: August 11, 2009


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Aug 16, 2009

Views: 2,449
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Photo ID: 293943

Rovos Rail's Victoria falls - Pretoria train swings into the curve as it passes Metz siding. When the train reaches Krugersdorp, these diesels will be replaced by one or two electric locomotives f... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 34-400 (GE U26C)
Location: Derby, North West province, South Africa
Locomotive #: 34-461 & 34-097
Train ID: Rovos Rail
Photo Date: August 11, 2009


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Aug 15, 2009

Views: 2,682
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Photo ID: 293656

A lone pedestrian walking along the track is oblivious to the luxurious train passing him by. Rovos Rail's train from Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe is back in South Africa and heading east to its hom... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 34-400 (GE U26C)
Location: Swartruggens, North West province, South Africa
Locomotive #: 34-461 & 34-097
Train ID: Rovos Rail
Photo Date: August 11, 2009


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Aug 12, 2009

Views: 3,528
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Photo ID: 293655

The roller coaster nature of the Krugersdorp - Mafikeng line is evident in this shot of Rovos Rail's "Pride of Africa" safari train heading east to Johannesburg behind two Class 34 diesels.

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 34-400 (GE U26C)
Location: Boons, North West province, South Africa
Locomotive #: 34-461 & 34-097
Train ID: Rovos Rail
Photo Date: August 11, 2009


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Aug 12, 2009

Views: 2,397
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Photo ID: 293567

Privately owned Rovos Rail operate their "Pride of Africa" luxury train safaris from their home base in Pretoria, to several destinations in Southern Africa. The bushveld that is so typical of thi... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 34-400 (GE U26C)
Location: Swartruggens, North West province, South Africa
Locomotive #: 34-461 & 34-097
Train ID: Rovos Rail
Photo Date: August 11, 2009


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Aug 11, 2009

Views: 3,920
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Photo ID: 293563

Privately owned Rovos Rail operate their "Pride of Africa" luxury train safaris to several destinations in Southern Africa, using regular motive power supplied by the respective railways. Two of T... (more)

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: Class 34-400 (GE U26C)
Location: Groot Marico, North West province, South Africa
Locomotive #: 34-461
Train ID: Rovos Rail
Photo Date: August 11, 2009


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By: Eugene Armer

Added: Aug 11, 2009

Views: 4,692
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Photo ID: 275920

Its late on a Saturday afternoon as Rovos Rail is just outside the town of Riversdal on the way back to Cape Town with low clouds rolling in from the sea.

Railroad: Transnet Freight Rail
Locomotive: CLASS 35-400 TYPE GE U15C
Location: Southern Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: 35449
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 07, 2009


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By: Fanie Kleynhans

Added: Mar 15, 2009

Views: 2,306
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Photo ID: 178092

Smoke is pouring out of these 2 old girls as they accelerate with a Rovos train behind heading to Cape Town.

Railroad: Spoornet
Locomotive: CLASS 33-400 TYPE GE U20C
Location: Southern Cape, South Africa
Locomotive #: 33513
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 03, 2007


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By: Fanie Kleynhans

Added: Mar 05, 2007

Views: 3,477
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Photo ID: 175822

Rovos Rails Class 19D 3360 "Shaun" and the GMAM Garret 4079 "Lyndie Lou" leaving on regular Friday Afternoon trip.

Railroad: South African Railways
Locomotive: SAR Class 19D
Location: Capital Park, South Africa
Locomotive #: 3360
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 16, 2007


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By: Barend Botha

Added: Feb 17, 2007

Views: 3,780
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