A tour of the USSC shops during the FECRS tour. Taken with permission.
A tour of the USSC shops where hard working shop crews stay busy.
Cane season is over, USSC power stands at Clewiston. Taken w/ permission during FECRS tour. Take a note of the LED headlamps and ditch light.
Cane 1 rumbles through downtown Clewiston as smoke rises from cane fields being set alight in the distance. The burning of cane fields is part of the harvesting process.
Cane 1 returns for the mill as the cane field burns to be made ready for harvest.
Cane 1 brings loads back toward the mills in Clewiston. Note the "LED" headlamps. Sugar season runs to April and the "giant model railway" will be in action through then.
Cane 1 returns for the mill as the cane field burns behind the train. The burning of the cane fields is part of the harvesting process, burning off parts not used to make sugar.
506 picks up sugarcane cars at Belle Glade loading point
304 crosses Evercane Rd on what I believe is called the 'U Line' with a load of sugarcane for Clewiston, 24 Nov 2017
Adam Farence Photo