On Veterans Day it was only appropriate that two of FEC's Red White and Blue locomotives appeared on 226.
The latest flavor of 101 seems to be SD70M-2 with two SD40-2's as seen here on this warm humid afternoon.
A close study of FEC 226's power, three schemes exist here, the Rail America 2008-2011, the blue dip as it's called about 2000-2008 and the original 1940's scheme which is now the new again.
FEC 226 arrives with an assortment of paint scheme dodging shadows of clouds blowing in off the ocean.
FEC 210 rolls through the aftermath of a tropical thunderstorm. Champion 713 being the 2nd motor today.
On a humid morning on the last day of May, 226 whistles through with 716 the latest repaint in the consist. More repaints are coming with 425,436, 720, 711 and 715 being done next.
Nice Sunday morning for fishing as FEC 226 passes overhead on its way to Jacksonville.
This is my 100th photo accepted on Rail Pictures, happens to be on my favorite bridge.
FEC 226 with FEC 716 the newest repaint into the new scheme helping the last "new" scheme across the tidewater.
FEC 226 with the latest two versions of the FEC scheme rolling across the Tomoka River. The 716 is the latest repaint to arrive with 425 and 436 being next.
Good news: FEC has reinstated #109 Jax-Hialeah. Bad news: power sets for trains running between these two points have returned to the SD70M/SD40-2 duos instead of pairs of either class. The newe... (more)
FEC 101 with three motors roars out of Dorena on a warm afternoon. You can see one load of wood, uncommon for this train right behind the motors.
Railpictures.net contributor Maryann Norvik exchanges waves with "East Coast Hogger" Dave Shelley on a mild afternoon. FEC 141 was called to ... (more)
FEC 101 with Dave Shelley at the throttle wheels around the curve in Bunnell heading for Miami. A crisp cool day in the 60's.