Note that the "2" on the boiler is now red.
Tavares, Eustis and Gulf steamer 2-6-0 #2 about to reach the end of it's run from Tavares to Lake Jem, FL, passing in front of a pond near Lake Jem.
Christmas, Florida Style on this 80 degree day...Tavares, Eustis & Gulf Locomotive # 2 steams into the Tavares Depot with RERX Train 101 a round trip to Lake Jem and return. The train has ... (more)
The Movie Train as it is known on the 1230hrs - Train 101. Here we are reversing for the trip back to Tavares.
Santa Special on the North yorks moors Railway
Working hard up the grade out of Cherry Hill, CN 2-6-0 89, is getting Santa back to Strasburg.
Santa Special on the North yorks moors Railway as the sun goes down
Giving it all shes got to get her train lifted up and out of the grade, 89 works hard to get Santa back to Strasburg on time.
Horsing around with the steamer....
With the line to Mount Dora out of service, this is one of few "water" shots you can get!
This time of year you can get end-of-day light on the train...and from here it will go to the "North Pole" for Santa trains.
The Troyes Chatillon stopping train was fitted with very old equipment in 1965. The cars were of German origin (post WWI compensations). 10 years later, this train was to be the last steam hauled ... (more)
The Tavares, Eustis & Gulf excursion, running tender first towards Tavares, passes a few locals enjoying a Saturday afternoon horseback ride.