FEC 101 rounds the bend with a champion 2nd out. East Coast Hogger at the throttle bringing lots of stuff southward on the beautiful day. Lots of talk, LNG power may be coming.
Once upon a time it was extremely rare to catch an SD70M-2 on 224. Now they are the standard power on trains 224 and 123. Seen after sunrise in St. Augustine.
On a fantastic morning, 224 rolls past the old HQ building. It's been a week since a directive was issued to have an SD70M-2 on trains 224 / 123 which for years was dominated by GP40's
The new US 1 bridge is completely finished! The walkway offers many views of the famous bridge in St. Augustine. The 4th train of 4 this morning rolls across the tidewater.
The 4th in the four train parade, 226 rolls across the tidewater. A cold start this morning but quickly warming up.
FEC 101 hustles through Palm Coast on a cool afternoon with three motors. Double stacks have increased on the FEC, 101 now getting three motors most of the time.
A lucky spell of sun at the right time allows me to catch FEC 101 on a warm 80 degree afternoon.
On my birthday FEC 101 rolls through west Palm Coast. Very warm and breezy with temps near 80.
FEC 101 gives Santa a hand with tons of stuff heading to south Florida.
On a warm breezy day, FEC 101 slams through Colfax with the famous East Coast Hogger haunting the cab of the 100. Three motors is now the norm on this train a sign things are picking up.
Things are certainly picking up for the FEC with 101 now running with 3 motors most of the time. Seen here at Colfax on a breezy 85 degree day in northeast Florida.
FEC 226 slides across the bridge with two classics, pretty rare for that to happen on a Sunday. View from the new US 1 bridge that now allows many angles of the famous trestle.
FEC 107 lead by two classics slides through St. Augustine on a humid warm breeezy evening. The crane in the background is working on the US 1 highway bridge reconstruction.