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A photo gallery of the  Easter Steam Festival at Sandstone, 15 to 18 April 2022 by Leon Hugo.

Leon Hugo is a professional photographer from Gqeberha in South Africa and sent us a photo essay fro…

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Steam Fun at Easter despite the weather!

Staging events at Sandstone Estates in the Eastern Free State is becoming more difficult.  This…

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Getting Ready for Easter!

Gert Jubileus, the Sandstone Railway Manager, has been hard at work with his track gang preparing th…

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Easter Preparations

As part of our preparations for our Easter event, the track gang has been hard at work preparing our…

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Mark Ruddy is a regular visiting driver to Sandstone and at the Stars of Sandstone event, in 2019, h…

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NGG16A number 155 before its modifications.

English enthusiast, David Bott, visited South Africa in 1977 and captured this picture of number 155…

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Sandstone Steam Railway mountain section to be lifted.

 

Sadly we must announce that Sandstone’s world famous mountain section from Vailima to Vailim…

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The Cherry Steam Festival. James Attwell’s photo gallery.

James Attwell is a professional photographer who developed a love of steam from his father, Tony Att…

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NGG16A, the Star of the show at the Cherry Train Steam Festival.

Newly restored NGG16A number 155 made its debut today at Sandstone hauling the Cherry Festival train…

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Sandstone’s Lawley to be modelled in 1:19 scale.

Sandstone’s two Lawleys, BR7 and NG97, are the inspirations for the new Accucraft models.

Accucraft…

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