The Polar Express in Tavares operated by the Orlando Northwestern.
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Clinchfield F7A #800 passes the iconic Clinchfield signals at Ft. Blackmore in a scene that could pass as the 50's.
The Polar Express arrives at Tavares
Operating over Florida Central Railroad trackage, Clinchfield 800 leads Orlando & Northwestern Railway's 2:30pm "Polar Express" south into Tavares, Florida.
The Polar Express gets ready!
The "Polar Express" has just magically popped back to Florida from the "North Pole" heading back to Tavares.
Operating over Florida Central Railroad trackage, Clinchfield 800 leads Orlando & Northwestern Railway's 7pm "Polar Express" south out of Eustis, Florida, headed back to the station in Tavares.
Polar Express trains have been massively popular with departures from the Tavares depot for the "North Pole"
The "Polar Express" pulls from the depot after picking up cast members and heads for a staging area just south of town, then the train "arrives" as patrons get to the station.
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