Friday's photo charter heads southward from Keela on the Okeelanta branch that serves Domino Sugar. The train has just crossed the diamond with what has become the USSC mainline since branches we... (more)
Running at 40mph into the evening light, USSC #148 makes a dash for Clewiston after completing a weekend of trips out of Lake Pacid
With a Ford Model T posing at track, US Sugar #148, a century-old 4-6-2 Pacific-type steam locomotive and short consist wait for passengers to board an excursion to Moore Haven, approximately 16 m... (more)
USSC 148 leads the Ice Cream Express Westbound toward the Clewiston Yard. This was the third of three trips on this day.
USSC 148 leads the Ice Cream Express Eastbound toward the Miami Canal. This was the first of three trips on this day.
US Sugar Co. 148 pulls in to Clewiston as the first day of the AAPRCO excursion comes to a close.
Day 2 of AAPRCO's Sugarland Limited starts with a SB departure from Clewiston towards Lake Harbor, where the first run-by of the day will be conducted. This open field just south of the yard provi... (more)
Every ten years or so, AARPCO charters some sort of "rare mileage" trip in Florida. For 2022, they chose the US Sugar operations which might seem new to many, based on my own observatio... (more)
US Sugar #148 leads the AAPRCO Sugarland Limited special into the yard at Clewiston.
During the lunch break at the Lake Placid station, USSC 148 receives some attention from the steam crew prior to continuing its trip to Clewiston.
U.S. Sugar 148 thunders out of Lake Placid with the "Sugarland Limited" AAPRCO excursion in tow.
Between passenger excursions USSC 148 spots a couple freight cars in the Clewiston Yard.
Ex FEC 148, now in US Sugar livery, leads the last of 3 excursions train across the Caloosahatchee Canal into Moore Haven on a sunny day in South Florida.