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These are images of Rovos Rail Train Coaches from the interior and exterior, as well as when occupied by individuals. Rail Train, Train Car, Train Travel, Train Rides, Orient Express Train, Chutes Victoria, Comfortable Couch, Le Cap, Blue Train

Blue Train South Africa -

Relive the bygone era of the rich and famous, when the nobility travel in the comfortable couches of luxurious trains while enjoying the panorama of the country side.

Net Photo: South African Railways pacific at Kimberley, South Africa by Alan John Crotty South African Railways, Choo Choo Train, Steam Engine, Steam Locomotive, Africa Travel, Train Station, Landscape Photographers, Model Trains, Transportation

South African Railways 16E pacific at Kimberley, South Africa by Alan John Crotty

High quality photograph of South African Railways 16E pacific # at Kimberley, South Africa.

Steam train in South Africa Locomotive Engine, Steam Locomotive, South African Railways, Trans Siberian Railway, Steam Railway, Steam Engine, Train Tracks, World Best Photos, Train Station

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…

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, Union Pacific Railroad, Rail Transport, Train Truck, Steam Railway, 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.

South Africa Klerksdorp Blue Train May 1982 Electric Locomotive, Steam Locomotive, South African Railways, Toilet Installation, Choo Choo Train, Blue Train, Speed Training, Model Trains, Around The Worlds

South Africa Klerksdorp Blue Train May 1982

With immaculate Class 6E1, Series 8 Bo-Bo electrics E1956 & E1957 up front, the Blue Train pauses at Klerksdorp station en route to Johannesburg. As the sign says (in english & afrikaans) it's at a height of 1324m above sea level, 187km from Johannesburg and is the junction for Kroonstad. We actually joined the train at 05.00 at Kimberley from where it left 3 minutes early at 05.16. At the time I probably thought the group of be-suited gents were annoyingly in the way but now I believe they…

old railroad trains of south africa in photos South African Railways, African Image, Trains, Old Steam Train, Natural Salt, Train Journey, Steam Locomotive, African Safari, Yahoo Images

Lerato Pretorius

Lerato Pretorius - Building Construction - Stanford Who's Who Certified

Two beautifully restored electric locos of Rovos Rail parked at the Krugersdorp station. On the left in the distance the Transkaroo that brought us here about to depart again. ~ Gauteng, South Africa by Fanie Kleynhans South African Railways, Railroad Photography, Electric Locomotive, Train Journey, Locs, Distance, Diesel, Engineering, Park

E1123 Rovos Rail 5E1 Electric at Gauteng, South Africa by Fanie Kleynhans

High quality photograph of Rovos Rail 5E1 Electric # E1123 at Gauteng, South Africa.

Net Photo: Class South African Railways Steam at Mafikeng, South Africa by Daniel SIMON Location Map, Photo Location, South African Railways, Photo Class, Train Journey, Steam Engine, Steam Locomotive, Wooden Toys, Landscape Photography

Class 19D South African Railways Steam 4-8-2 at Mafikeng, South Africa by Daniel SIMON

High quality photograph of South African Railways Steam 4-8-2 # Class 19D at Mafikeng, South Africa.

High quality photograph of PRASA Class (Electric) & Class (Electric) # / at Durban, South Africa. South African Railways, Dslr Background Images, Railroad Photography, Electric Locomotive, Diesel, World, Diesel Fuel

E1593 / 18-425 PRASA Class 6E1 (Electric) & Class 18E (Electric) at Durban, South Africa by SAR Connecta

High quality photograph of PRASA Class 6E1 (Electric) & Class 18E (Electric) # E1593 / 18-425 at Durban, South Africa.