Reflections of the future? Maybe if all goes well with LNG tests. 226 was a bit late allowing me to get a shot I wanted.
FEC 226 continuing with the LNG testing with trips to and from Miami. A 2nd LNG tender on the way as the ever changing FEC continues to evolve.
FEC 905 with an old school scheme rolling back to Bowden on a very hot day. Was surprised to see a GP38-2 on this train.
The local leaves Bowden yard out ahead of FEC 101.
808 + 822 approach Delray Beach whilst working FEC train 222, 1745 Miami-Bowden Yard
413 crosses the drawbridge at Stuart whilst working the local freight from Fort Pierce
Happy 4th! FEC 104 was delivered with RailAmerica lettering, but that only lasted until May when the unit was involved in a major derailment and was repaired with FEC lettering.
It's a humid tropical morning as cloud from gulf thunderstorms begin to flow in, FEC 226 rolls through St. Augustine.
The last 224 for a while as trains 123, 224, 111 & 212 have been abolished due to a downturn in business. Several other trains will be shuffled around to take up the slack.
The LNG set has been making the trip to Miami and back Mon / Tue and Thu / Fri via 121 - 226 of late. However this is the first time it went without GEX 3000 making for a matched set.
FEC 715 & 716 shunt a container train at the Port of Miami, 16 June 2016
It's officially summer, but you honestly wouldn't know it by stepping outside this morning. Once again, any excuse to get trackside was a good one today. If I could bottle this weather and open ... (more)