Though not as frequent, occasionally 101 gets 2nd generation power, this time lead by two Champs and one of FEC's last new GP40-2's. However the clock is ticking as the GE's are coming.
The 111 rolls south with a repainted SD40-2 and three blue GP40-2's.
FEC Family days special bound for New Smyrna Beach for FEC's "Family Day". Family members of the railway will get rides and to see what their spouses do for a living.
FEC 101 thunders through Colfax with one of FEC's 7 Champions leading near 2 miles of train. It's a spectacular day in northeast Florida.
FEC 101 through a tropical deluge. Heavy rains associated with a system in the gulf doused the area today. EMD's on priority trains likely will be a thing of the past by this time next year.
In a driving rain, FEC 101 thunders south out of Bunnell. While the north sees the snow, we see rain like no where else in the USA, sometimes coming down 2-4 inches per hour.
My first three Champions!
FEC 101 with three Champions hustles through Bunnell. For FECRS member Anita Caboose who's birthday is today!
Two Champs and a standard blue bring 226 north on a rather chilly 38 degree morning in St. Augustine. Yes one of the most shot bridges on the FEC if not in Florida. Can you spot the moon?
It's a cool 53 degree afternoon in the middle of "winter" as dual champs lead 101 through Bunnell.
FEC 101 with two champs and famous East Coast Hogger rounds out of Bunnell on a warm afternoon.
FEC 715 the latest Champion repaint leads 720 and train 210 through moderate tropical rains blowing in from the Atlantic. This was 715's first trip leading 210.
FEC 715, the latest Champion repaint leads a freight train for the first time, rolling through St. Augustine. Definitely an improvement over the old faded ex UP yellow.