Passeger Train 19D+GF Garratt
Two diesel locomotives of the SAR Class 33 (GE U20C) are leaving the Messina station with a passenger train. Most of these locomotives survived in mainline and branch line service well into the tw... (more)
In common with most other large South African loco depots, Bloemfontein shed had a large inclined coal stage. The shed pilot would push a couple of loaded coal wagons up a steeply graded ramp to e... (more)
Several Class 25NC steamers are waiting for the next assignment at the Beaconsfield shed.
A passenger train hauled by a class 25NC is awaiting departure from the Bloemfontein station.
A class 15F is shunting a freight train at the Bloemfontein east yard.
A passenger train hauled by a 25NC is awaiting departure from the Bloemfontein station.
This ex SAR Garratt locomotive of the GMAM class is still a mystery to me to this day. It appears to have been very recently repainted in a light blue livery and does not bear any number or plate ... (more)
Four locomotives of the SAR class 6E1 are hauling a long freight train out of Kroonstad.
A well kept 19D is waiting for the next assignment at the Kroonstad shed.
This 19D resting at the Mafikeng shed has already seen better days.
A long freight train hauled by an unidentified 25NC is steaming through the Great Karoo desert between Kimberley and De Aar.
25NC meeting at Kraankuil.
A unidentified SAR class GMAM Garratt is leaving Mafikeng with a tank train.
The 15A Class 4-8-2 #1970 is resting at the De Aar shed. #1970 named "Milly" was once the shed pilot at De Aar. She was the shed master's favourite and always kept in immaculate conditio... (more)