|These NG15 locomotives have large tenders|
Also being used were the two “Lawley” 4-4-0 locomotives built for use on the Beira Railway in Mozambique. They were soon supplanted when the Beira Railway was regauged and many later came to South Africa forming South African Railways Class NG6.
|Double headed Lawleys|
Among the road steam equipment being used was this McLaren traction engine.
|McLaren traction engine|
In the afternoon, we had a trip around the line with NGG13 Garratt 49. Here it is at the summit of the Vailima loop.
|NGG13 at Vailima Summit|
Sandstone is situated in beautiful country in the Free State with rugged mountains and fertile plains.