After 4 months of drought we got pummeled with 7 inches of rain in 12 hours. Some of those tropical downpours douse FEC 210 in Bunnell, wind whipped rain actually glancing off the train.
Exactly at 2:50 pm as the horrors began to unfold in my hometown of Boston I captured 101 in Bunnell. The 3rd motor is 703 the 2nd motor to get the retro repaint.
While the mid Atlantic gets a snow storm we get a windy 62 degree day. Here comes 101 running with 3 motors.
It's near 60 degrees on this cool day as 101 thunders through Bunnell. Famous East Coast Hogger at the throttle.
Last day of February yields this shot of 101 on a mild afternoon. For a small town Bunnell offers various angles of this reliable train just about every day between 2 and 3 PM.
FEC 101 with three motors roars out of Dorena on a warm afternoon. You can see one load of wood, uncommon for this train right behind the motors.
It's a railway rainbow! FEC 101 brings three versions of paint schemes through Bunnell. Famous East Coast Hogger can be seen waving on this cool 60 degree day.
A lucky spell of sun at the right time allows me to catch FEC 101 on a warm 80 degree afternoon.
Dave's last trip before vacation, you can see him waving as he runs 101 south with all sorts of goodies I am sure some stuff from "Santa" destined for points south.
A work extra with ballast heads south through Bunnell. Could be bound for a number of projects the FEC is working on.
FEC 101 gives Santa a hand with tons of stuff heading to south Florida.
Railpictures.net contributor Maryann Norvik exchanges waves with "East Coast Hogger" Dave Shelley as he runs a 141 south through Bunnell.
A number of FEC paint schemes are represented here almost the FEC family tree shot, (too bad 714 was missing) lead FEC 101 on a warm day. The FEC has been giving Santa some help recently.
On a mild day, Famous East Coast Hogger waves as FEC 101 thunders through Bunnell with autos, dead loads(manifest) and intermodal bound for Miami. FEC ROW workers can be seen to the left.
FEC 101 with Dave Shelley at the throttle wheels around the curve in Bunnell heading for Miami. A crisp cool day in the 60's.