FEC 413 sits on a spur track near the diesel service area in Bowden Yard. Photo taken with permission.
Very unusual in two aspects, odd lashup of power and running 8 hours late. It did make for a good birthday present, though I hate for the trains to be late, which is very rare on the FEC.
The blue hour, FEC style... with the red channel marker lights reflecting off second generation locomotives. This is extra train 242, running from Miami to Jacksonville with exactly 100 wells & 7... (more)
"Hard working 930" is heading into the runaround and Tropicana.
Northbound FEC intermodal train approaching Jacksonville
The 905 road switcher hustles out of Bowden Yard to begin their days work south of town.
FEC 905 sporting one of the new Retro Blues slows to work an industry at Colfax.
A new shade of blue. The white chimes are a nice touch (those on the long hood remain blue). There are currently four such repaints on the system: 413. 416, 419 & 507. Three of the four were in Bo... (more)
It's a cool breezy morning in St. Augustine as FE 224 winds through the curves.
A work extra with ballast heads south through Bunnell. Could be bound for a number of projects the FEC is working on.
#123 kicks off a parade of four southbounds.
Annual northbound run of Ringling's circus train on Florida East Coast Railway.
A lot of train for 2 geeps.
Occasionally the FEC throws a surprise at you. I was expecting 226 to have the dual SD70M-2's that 101 had yesterday. I was half right and surprised to find 413 leading. Mr. Tim can be seen enjoy... (more)