A very rare solid coal train rolls into Bunnell. Coal goes to a cement plant oven in Miami about once a month, usually attached to other trains. Very rare for an extra to run.
806 & 802 pass St Augustine whilst working FEC226 from Hialeah to Bowden
FEC 226 through St. Augustine crossing the tidal marshes
FEC 226 rolls through St. Augustine with dual LNG sets on the first day of July.
806 & 807 cross the Tomoka River at Ormond Beach whilst hauling FEC226-02, 2300 Miami Hialeah - Jacksonville Bowden, 3 July 2018
FEC 101 slides into Dorena Siding passing 905 holding the main down the line.
FEC 101 winds out of Bunnell
The last day of January finds FEC 101 roaring south with Dave Shelly at the throttle.
FEC 101 kicks up the dust blasting through Colfax from new ballast recently laid.
FEC 101 kicks up the dust from recent MOW work
FEC 226 rumbles across the river note the SD40-2.
FEC 226 with four motors and LNG tender
At sunset, Florida East Coast GE ES44C4 No. 806 leads a stack train north from Miami to Jacksonville, spanning Turkey Brick near Malabar.
The LNG sets are running on 101 on occasion. If things go as planned this will be the standard lashup for thru freights on the FEC.
FEC has also recently reactivated some of their older motors. The "ex UP yellow" SD40-2's were in storage since the days that the GEVO's took over.