FEC running an NS Geometry Train southbound to Miami. Chasing this from anywhere south of New Smyrna Beach to here would be impossible, even under the best of highway circumstances, but they stop... (more)
First business train of the year left Jax in the very early morning, stopping at New Smyrna Beach before heading to Miami.
Extra FEC on the extra Feb day. This is a spot I like to shoot at when these specials run. In film terms, you could shoot a whole roll on this long bridge span, the longest on the mainline, even... (more)
Crossing the St Sebastian River on a pleasant Sunday evening.
FEC 811 and 822 lead a solid set of 87 loaded NS coal cars across the very long Roseland Bridge.
An extra, train #141, heads south across the bridge at Roseland, FL with Tropicana empties for Fort Pierce and intermodal for Fort Lauderdale and Miami. The train will also pick up rock empties a... (more)
Birds of all sorts abound as the annual "Toys For Tots" special glides south to Miami on the longest FEC fixed bridge...and yes, it's still double spanned....!
In a very "Florida" setting the 101 rolls south over the St. Sebastian River.
FEC southbound train 109, with CITX 141 for power, crosses the Roseland Creek Bridge with a long baretable train.
Southbound train 109 crosses the Roseland Creek Bridge with a 7,983 foot long baretable train.
The 2nd best place i know of on the FEC to photograph trains
FEC Train 101 crosses the San Sebastian River the
longest trestle on the FEC main moments before dusk
First Annual FEC Santa/Toys For Tots special brought GP40 #2000 out of a near-two-year dormancy.
It took awhile, but FEC finally got around to pairing up a RailAmerica duo on the road. This is their third trip together like this, with a GP38 tossed in for good measure. I was torn between th... (more)