The mighty 101 lead by 801
Florida East Coast train 226 heads north through the fog, crossing the San Sabastian River Bridge at St. Augustine, Florida, on January 13, 2015.
The 101 in the Nations Oldest City.
FEC 202 about 10 hours late which is exceptionally rare for the the railway that runs like a Swiss watch. But made for rare photo op.
The last 210 of 2020. Happy New Year! 2010 vs 2020 same time, same train, same place...ten years apart, click here.
The mighty 101 rolls into St. Augustine.
Twas the day before Christmas and all along the line, FEC was getting it's crews home on time.
The Great conjunction occurred on the rails today as well as the skies, as two LNG sets were called upon to hustle 101 south.
It is a cool breezy day as 226 rolls through St. Augustine.
FEC 226 rolls into St Augustine
Boo! For Halloween, the second motor of this GEVO LNG set dressed as an SD40-2.
What a difference a week makes in the weather. Last week tides and rain, this week settled and sunny as 226 makes it's normal appearance.
FEC 226 on a beautiful morning
Storm Surge from a local nor'easter threatened the FEC mainline with water actually approaching the rails in some spots. The FEC was still operating with caution through the area.
Nor'easter conditions along with lunar tides brought a considerable storm surge and flooded St. Augustine, but FEC was able to keep running.