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The Durbin Rocket is one of the rarest steam locomotives in existence. Old is one of only three operating Climax geared logging Climaxs on earth. This antique was built in 1910 for the Moore-Keppel Lumber Co. in Randolph County, West Virginia. Locomotive Diesel, Steam Locomotive, Train Tracks, Train Rides, Old Steam Train, Bonde, Train Art, Train Pictures, Old Trains

The Durbin Rocket is one of the rarest steam locomotives in existence. Old #3 is one of only three operating Climax geared logging Climaxs on earth. This 55-ton antique was built in 1910 for the Moore-Keppel Lumber Co. in Randolph County, West Virginia. Today she takes tourists along the Greenbrier River in Northern Pocahontas County.

Net Photo: 3321 Ceres Railway Company Steam at Western Cape, South Africa by Joyce van der Vyver Train Car, Train Tracks, Train Trip, Locomotive Engine, Steam Locomotive, South African Railways, Electric Train, Old Trains, Travel Oklahoma

3321 Ceres Railway Company Steam 4-8-2 at Western Cape, South Africa by Joyce van der Vyver

High quality photograph of Ceres Railway Company Steam 4-8-2 # 3321 at Western Cape, South Africa.

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Ashton Municipality - SAR Class 14CRB No 2010

The pictures in this entry were taken by myself on 2 September 2005. The 4-8-2 locomotive plinthed next to the main street in Ashton, Western Cape, is a SAR Class 14CRB engine n0 2010, built in 1919, as works no 60565 by the Montreal Locomotive Works division of the American Locomotive Co ("ALCO"). Withdrawn from service 1983 and plinthed in Ashton's main road. Moved to new position around 2000. Formerly used on the Worcester - Riversdale line in 1970's. Rumoured to have a damaged frame, but…

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All stations stopper.

Top Link 'Passenger Loco' at the time of my 1984 visit to South Africa was Class 25NC No 3436 'Molly'. Here she's seen at one of the many wayside stations on the De Aar to Kimberley main line with a fifteen coach stopping service. This piece of line was unusual as it was then a high speed double track gap in the electrified network. In 1984, well over 50% of services were steam hauled, many double headed with trains of around 2000 tons moving at speed providing a magnificent show... and all…

Ex South African Railways Class No. is seen here busy running around at Riverside Station on one of her 2011 Aloe Festival Specials from Creighton on a chilly and dry winter afternoon. 2669 is now a Transnet Heritage Foundation locomotive o Locomotive Engine, Electric Locomotive, Steam Locomotive, Train Car, Train Tracks, South African Railways, Rail Transport, Heritage Foundation, Steam Railway

Ex South African Railways Class 19D, No. 2669, is seen here busy running around at Riverside Station on one of her 2011 Aloe Festival Specials from Creighton on a chilly and dry winter afternoon. No. 2669 is now a Transnet Heritage Foundation locomotive on loan to the Creighton / Ingwe Municipality. She was built by Krupp in 1939. South Africa.

Classes 15F, 25NC & 12AR  South African Railways  SAR locomotive depot  Germinston, SOUTH AFRICA  23 July 2011  by Eugene Armer South African Railways, Old Steam Train, Abandoned Train, Old Trains, Steam Engine, Steam Locomotive, Diesel Engine, Locs, Evolution

Classes 15F, 25NC & 12AR South African Railways SAR locomotive depot Germinston, SOUTH AFRICA 23 July 2011 by Eugene Armer

Net Photo: 119 Transnet Freight Rail Steam at Eastern Cape, South Africa by RailRog Location Map, Photo Location, South African Railways, Train Tour, Abandoned Train, Port Elizabeth, Amazing Pics, Steam Engine, Steam Locomotive

119 Transnet Freight Rail Steam 2-8-2 at Eastern Cape, South Africa by RailRog

High quality photograph of Transnet Freight Rail Steam 2-8-2 # 119 at Eastern Cape, South Africa.

Net Photo: SAR 3016 South African Railways Steam at Bethlehem, South Africa by John West Electric Locomotive, Steam Locomotive, South African Railways, Old Steam Train, Rail Transport, Train Truck, Steam Railway, Rail Car, Old Trains

SAR 3016 South African Railways Steam 4-8-2 at Bethlehem, South Africa by John West

High quality photograph of South African Railways Steam 4-8-2 # SAR 3016 at Bethlehem, South Africa.

Net Photo: Class 26 No. 3450 Transnet Freight Rail Steam at Northern Cape, South Africa by RailRog Railroad Photography, Landscape Photography, South African Railways, Photo Class, Train Journey, Steam Engine, Steam Locomotive, Train Tracks, Train Station

Class 26 No. 3450 Transnet Freight Rail Steam 4-8-4 at Northern Cape, South Africa by RailRog

High quality photograph of Transnet Freight Rail Steam 4-8-4 # Class 26 No. 3450 at Northern Cape, South Africa.

Net Photo: Sandstone Estates Steam at Fouriesburg, South Africa by Bob Avery South African Railways, Rail Train, Steam Railway, Abandoned Train, Ford Tractors, Train Stations, Old Trains, Busses, Steam Locomotive

Sandstone Estates Steam 2-8-2 at Fouriesburg, South Africa by Bob Avery

High quality photograph of Sandstone Estates Steam 2-8-2 # at Fouriesburg, South Africa.

Garret Locomotive As a young boy i had to take this train to Donnybrook to get to my Aunts Farm Glen Maize at Lufafa Road near Ixopo. South African Railways, Old Trains, Steam Engine, Steam Locomotive, Locs, Big Boys, Landscape Photography, Smoking, Engineering

Garret Locomotive As a young boy i had to take this train to Donnybrook to get to my Aunts Farm Glen Maize at Lufafa Road near Ixopo. Circa 1943