Cane 2 curves to the south just before it's final destination the huge mill at Clewiston.
Cane 2 approaches the US 27 crossing near Clewiston with loads for the mill. This is the only place in the United States where you can see cane hauled by rail.
Only place in the United States where you can you see sugar cane hauled by rail. SCFE Cane 2 splits the cane fields with loads for the big mill in Clewiston. From Fall to Spring trains weave aroun... (more)
Cane 2 hustles back toward the big mill at Clewiston with more loads from the cane fields. Traveling through here you almost feel like you are in another country.
SCFE power seen from public road. Clewiston is the base for all of SCFE operations.
SCFE Cane 2 rushes northward as cane fields burn in the distance. Cane fields are burned as part of the harvesting and planting process.
South Florida Central Express 9026 hauls a load of sugar cane past a drainage canal as an alligator suns itself along the bank at lower left. Interestingly, we captured this scene across the stree... (more)
With newly spouted sugar cane in the foreground and ready-to-cut cane in the distance, South Central Florida Express GP11s 9030 and 9027 roll over a field crossing and past a pile of discarded tie... (more)
CSX U18B 1911 sitting in Clewiston, FL in February 1988. This is now the South Central Florida Express operation.
The SCFE's only two GP16s sit outside the enginehouse/shop building at the railroad's headquarters in Clewiston on a beautiful spring day.
SCFX 9023 and one covered hopper, calling itself the "Work Train", crosses one of the many ditches that run through the sugar cane fields of south central Florida.
As US Sugar MP15 304 shoves cars under the dumper for unloading, SCFE 9023 pulls away after cutting away from a cut of loads.. Just another day in the sugar industry.. Photo taken with permission.... (more)
South Central Florida Express hauls a unit train of empty sugar cane cars up into the cane fields near Moore Haven, FL.
Storm light on a terminal full of units.