Clinchfield 800 brings up the rear of a Eustis-bound O&NW train.
Clinchfield Railroad F3A 800 doing some street running in Tavares FL
On the last day of operations, beautifully restored Clinchfield Railroad F3A 800 stands ready to lead one of the last passenger trains between Tavares and Mount Dora, FL
The last day of operations on the Sorrento Branch for the Orlando and Northwestern. Pictured in the background Bob Pickering. Can you see a couple of other train photographers far background?
One of the last trains to Mount Dora as service on the Sorrento Branch came to an end. But you can still catch a train from Tavares to Eustis.
The last day of operations on the Sorrento Branch for the Orlando and Northwestern. Can you spot Woody in the cab?
Christmas, Florida style. O&NW's Polar Express rolls along the old Sorrento Branch. At one time, the branch continued all the way into Sanford. Can you imagine the potential for commuter rail o... (more)
1912 approaches Tavares whilst working the 1140 Polar Express from Mount Dora
A new phase of life. The Royal Palm Railway Experience in Tavares, Florida offers a Polar Express Train with a very special attraction. Clinchfield 800 was the first diesel bought by the Clinchfie... (more)
The 2018 edition of the Polar Express is utilizing the Sorrento Branch for their runs into Tavares (while the excursion trains use the mainline). The North Pole is along Lake Dora. #1912 is event... (more)
The 2018 edition of the Polar Express is utilizing the Sorrento Branch for their runs (while the excursion trains use the mainline). #1912 is eventually planned to wear the SAL "Citrus"... (more)
The Polar Express in Tavares operated by the Orlando Northwestern.