As the Florida East Coast Railroad Toys For Tots train passed over the San Sebastian River Bridge near St. Augustine, FL on the morning of Saturday, December 8, 2018 it drew a crowd of photographe... (more)
Toys for Tots Christmas Train, my favorite train of the year.
819 & 817 pass Saint Augustine whilst hauling FEC101 from Bowden to Hialeah
816 & 711 pass St Augustine whilst hauling FEC228-25 from Hialeah to Bowden
Heading south from the North Pole. The Florida East Coast Railway Toys For Tots train has become an annual tradition in the Sunshine State. Leading over the 300 plus miles from Jacksonville to Mia... (more)
Christmas Florida Style! The FEC Toys for Tots train at St. Augustine. After a few years of GEVO's twin "little champs" were featured motors this year first time for this train.
The Bowden local drops off a couple of cars at Titan America...
431 crosses the San Sebastian River at St Augustine whilst working local 905...
FEC 101 kicking up dust at Colfax running with some autoracks on the head end.
Having left Cocoa, the annual Florida East Coast Railway "Toys for Tots" train rolls south across the Crane Creek Bridge in downtown Melbourne. Next stop for Santa is Fort Pierce as the... (more)
FEC 226 on a warm morning with some extra power which sometimes occurs on a Sunday. Meanwhile 60-70 miles north of here severe storms rage in south Georgia.
The rail train, now empty hustles back north after working down to Spruce Creek.
With only 8 left on the roster, getting a GP38-2 leading on FEC is a treat. Unfortunately, this one was recently repainted and running long hood forward... but the scenery makes up for it.
FEC 101 runs around FEC 905, which is working Florida Rock off of the main.
Bridges are synonymous with the FEC and Stuart is by far my favorite. FEC is still a pioneer in railroading, being the only railroad to successfully utilize LNG as a diesel fuel.