FEC train #101 from Jacksonville to Miami makes it's way through St Augustine, FL.
A pair of FEC's Big Champs lead today's #202 across the St Lucie River drawbridge in Stuart, FL.
A pair of "Big Champs" pull the 101 past the searchlight signals at CP Sunbeam, as this train begins it's journey to Miami.
Departure at Sunbeam
FEC 101 roars out of Sunbeam after the road crew climbed aboard. The champs look great with the greenery
Departure! 101 lumbers out of Bowden yard starting the daily journey southward toward Miami. Today's 101 had about 9600 ft.
One of the cooler mornings we have had in a while.... FEC 226 rumbles across the tidewater.
A short 226 eases across the San Sebastian River just a few blocks away from the former FEC headquarters building.
FEC 226 reverses in Bowden yard to set out some of it's train.
FEC 226 was ahead of 224 this morning. A lot of brush clearing has opened up new angles on the famous bridge.
Chilly morning in Saint Augustine FEC 226 headed towards Jacksonville with GEVO 813 AKA Champ in the lead.
FEC 224 weaves through St. Augustine. A train once dominated by EMD's is now powered by ES44's.
FEC 813 on its way back from Miami from Christmas run yesterday at early sunrise in St. Augustine. Christmas wreath still displayed, end of train contained executive cars and Toys for Tots contai... (more)
FEC 141 AKA the Santa Train rolls into St. Augustine for it's 2nd stop of it's trip south. This years run featured a brand new out of the box GEVO leading.
The annual Christmas Train makes an appearance. These trips started in 2010 and supports the Toys for Tots program which "Santa" delivers toys at various stops.