Last runs of the Orange Blossom Cannonball as the 6 year operation ceased this weekend whilst #2 celebrated 110 years. Rumors of a replacement operation are already flying.
An image that could almost date back to the 1980's FEC 900 returned with freight from New Smyrna Beach.
A surprise today was this southbound with the St. Augustine for a repaint.
FEC 101 rolls into Dorena
FEC 101 rolls into Bunnell on a cool sunny day after meeting FEC 905 hidden behind the train.
FEC 101 under a stormy sky on a windy afternoon. After a night of severe weather warnings, the skies are still angry as a large storm system moves out of the area.
FEC 226 on a warm breezy morning
First Test Run of a Brightline Trainset commences out of the WPB facility. The unique SCB-44 is bio diesel fueled. These have shades of an HST in my eye.
Here comes Brightline during the first test run. Unlike other private ventures, this one comes with huge stations and infrastructure being built with it.
First Test Run! of "Bright Blue" a Brightline Trainset commences out of the WPB facility for tests on the FEC. This is a historic first for the area as this venture is privately funded.
The Last Circus move that the FEC will likely ever see at least for the foreseeable future. The "Greatest Show on Earth" will cease operations at the end of May.
FEC 101 crosses the golf course in Daytona Beach. Florida winter continues.
FEC 226 on a beautiful warm morning.
FEC 101 sweeps out of Bunnell on Friday the 13th
FEC 905 at Colfax. The 419 is an old friend of mine, been watching it go by since I moved here in 1980.