We left our hotel at Fouriesburg at 5.30am to be at Sandstone for sunup. It was a frosty morning. The locomotives in use today were two Beyer-Garrett articulated locomotives.
This more modern NGG16 type was a mainstay of the 2ft gauge South African Railways lines. The black one is a Class NGG13 of 1928 while the green one is a more modern NGG16 of1936.