FEC ran a 900 to New Smyrna, this is the return trip. RP contributor Maryann Pickering waves to the crew after getting her shots.
My husband and I waited an hour and a half for this train but the light was perfect.
FEC 101 hustles south on a very warm day in October.
FEC 226 rolls through St Augustine. The always progressive FEC is running LNG fuel on just about all of it's through trains.
819 & 810 pass New Smyrna Beach whilst hauling FEC train 202-04 from Hialeah to Bowden
819 & 810 cross Spruce Creek whilst working FEC101-03 from Bowden to Hialeah
FEC 226 in St. Augustine, note the SD40-2 as the 2nd motor. That is a bit unusual.
FEC 101 swings into Bunnell
FEC train 226 rumbles through St. Augustine.
FEC 101 thunders through Dorena.
FEC 101 rolls through Dorena as cooler fresher air moves into Florida.
FEC Train 226 heads North towards Jacksonville, FL. As they cross the San Sebastian River in St. Augustine, FL.
#109 is about an hour late this morning and has a full CSX coal train on the head end, a tradition every third week of every month since 1996, that I can remember.
FEC 226 in St. Augustine on a cool breezy morning at high tide, Seeing two GEVO's without LNG is now the exception instead of the norm.
#109 has a CSX coal train on the head end today.