Work Train 402 after delivering an undercutter south, picked up a rack with a busted coupler, to take to Jax for repair. The efficiency of the FEC seen here by knocking 2 birds with one stone.
A rare morning southbound reveals 421 toting an undercutter south. Lots of infrastructure improvements coming, including double tracking the main.
It's a beautiful morning in St. Augustine as #421 leads NB train 226 over the San Sebastian Bridge.
FEC 226 with shades of blue. The 501 is a GP38-2 which are the only motors which still retain the going places in Florida logo and will be repainted the same. First day of September, still hot.
The new leading the old, FEC 421 with the 2000's FEC paint scheme leads FEC 403 the last GP40 still wearing the "going places in Florida" logo of the 1980's.
New and the old, the first motor 421 wears the modern FEC paint scheme applied in the 2000's while the 403 (seldom out on the road) is the last remaining FEC GP40 wearing the 1980's going places i... (more)
A play on numbers, FEC motors 421 and 412 lead FEC train 224 across the marshes of St. Augustine. Tropical Storm Warnings were in effect on this calm humid morning. A few high clouds from Beryl ca... (more)
FEC 226 at Moultrie Junction. This is where the original FEC main line (the gap in the trees behind the train) headed for Palatka. That line now is only a branch line to a warehouse 5 miles away. ... (more)
FEC 202 sits in the siding at Harwood. FEC 202 has a bunch of tropicana cars in the consist.
FEC 421 awaits a midnight departure on train 123.
The engines are shutdown for Sunday. FEC 421 has a replacement short hood.
FEC Southbound Intermodal Train 117 at St. Augustine, Fl. is bound for Ft. Lauderdale, Fl. with a GP40-2 leading a former UP SD40-2