The 4010 was working as the Sanford Terminal switcher shoving on the rear of the Auto Train while putting the train together.
FEC 819 and 709 sit at the Cemex plant in Cocoa, FL waiting to head out later.
FEC 101 blasts through Dorena on an usually dry cooler and clear day for this time of year. Today's 101 had the standard dual GEVO's on the point.
Tropicana Juice Train hustles past the orange groves bound for Tropicana land up north. Nice seeing the AC600.
The famous Juice Train lead by an old school AC600 stops the boats on the Big Manatee River it's self swollen due to Tropical Cyclone Hermine a few days before.
FEC 101 creeps through a work restriction on an unsettled day. We been getting a lot of tropical rain over the past few days as a system approaches from the south. Today's 101 lots of TOFC.
Running nearly an hour late affords this side-by-side photo of P301 with P091....301 actually ran ahead of them at Orlando. 91 will pass a "2000" here and, in about 30 more seconds, yet... (more)
FEC 101 thunders out of Dorena approaching Bunnell
After years of operating in the solid blue of former owner Florida East Coast, GP9 651 finally has a completely new, owner-identifying paint scheme. The new owner of the facility, has given the o... (more)
Another first for Taft, and the "class" unit no less. 777 is typically on its way back from Sand Lake at this hour, midmorning, but a rock train occupying the Sexton Branch held things ... (more)
Returning to my favorite spot (the sweeping curve in Plant City wye), this time looking south as a manifest freight races northbound.
ATW empty boxcars and empty racks for Waycross have been staged up at Rachels as the yard was quite full. Crew will double up to the rest of their train later.
6504 is the first of its kind to work the Orlando area...and likely will open the floodgates for more.
A boater watches FEC 226 cross the tidewater. A bit of an unusual lashup, big champ, little champ back to back.