The circus train rolls around the curve in Plant City one last time as it heads home to Palmetto.
In the great many years I've been documenting the circus trains, I've always wanted to shoot "the other way" from Orient Road to get the train snaking into the yard. Something has alway... (more)
The CSX motor everyone on the East Coast came to know, it would seem. It had the unenviable task of guiding the Ringling "funeral train" home from NY to FL with a mix of both Red and Bl... (more)
The FEC ran an 900 extra today.
FEC 226 rolls into St. Augustine sunrise with two LNG tends and a trailing SD40-2
FEC line-up of F7s, GP7s and GP9s at Fort Pierce, Florida.
Testing! You are looking at a privately funded venture, Brightline aims to run from Orlando to Miami, but is starting MIA - WPB this year. Trackwork brought testing north of WPB.
FEC 109 rumbles across the tropical waters at Jupiter Florida.
FEC 141 brings the next two Brightline trainsets toward West Palm Beach.
FEC 910 lugs freight for 905 that eventually will be bound for Jax. This has been a thing as of late, extra freight from New Smyrna Beach occasionally ferried to Jax via the locals 910 / 905.
FEC 226 northbound in Bunnell with what is now standard, an LNG tender.
The unique GP7U run by the First Coast Railroad in Fernandina Beach, FL sits on the mainline ready to go for the next day. It will haul this cut of cars to the CSX interchange in Yulee, just a sh... (more)
FEC 226 makes an appearance with a dual LNG set. On some Sundays and Monday's extra power does rides up with 226.
The "class" FEC GEVO leads an LNG fuel tender and GECX 3000 across the New River bridge in Fort Lauderdale's Riverwalk district on a beautiful spring morning in south Florida.
Normally it would be impossible to find an intermodal in Plant City during the daylight hours, but this day I was particular fortunate to catch what was (presumably) a r... (more)