FEC SD70M-2 101 leads FEC 416, which is sporting the new blue paint scheme, south towards Miami with train 109 in tow. Scenes of SD70M-2s pulling FEC trains will soon be a thing of the past with ... (more)
It is a beautiful fall morning as FEC 100 leads train 210 northbound across the Crane Creek Bridge. With new GEs in final production, these SD70M-2s on the FEC will soon be a thing of the past.
A torrential thunderstorm greets FEC train 109 as it rolls south across the Crane Creek Bridge in downtown Melbourne. Over 4 inches of rain fell from this storm.
It is hot, humid, and sunny in Florida these days, and the crew on the local 920 switch job have found an interesting way to keep the very bright sunlight out of the cab of the 432. A campaign si... (more)
The engineer on Santa Fe 5350 proceeds very slowly on the north track past the derailment site located just north of Highway 138 in Cajon Pass. Heavy rain storms caused track damage and ATSF 3338,... (more)
Not a bad way to spend your morning, fishing and watching trains. Florida East Coast train 210 rolls northbound across the Crane Creek bridge in downtown Melbourne.
Northbound FEC train 224 rolls across the Crane Creek Bridge in the early light of dawn. It looks like it will be a great day to go fishing and watch trains.
Southbound FEC train 107 has just cleared the south end of the Palm Bay siding as a severe thunderstorm approaches. Five different lightning strikes from this very intense storm are shown in this ... (more)
It is well after midnight as UP 8444 rests quietly in Las Vegas. The crewman on duty to monitor the locomotive through the night let me sit in the cab with him until 3 am, telling how all the con... (more)
As the blue hour approaches, FEC train 202, led by SD70M-2 106, meets train 101 in the Palm Bay siding. Even though both trains were very long, they were able to do a rolling meet without stoppi... (more)
As Reading 284 heads down the track for the parade of F-units, CNW 411 waits for the ok to move towards the roundhouse turntable.
Old and worn out FEC 719 rolls south across the Crane Creek Bridge in downtown Melbourne. Hopefully this SD40-2 will receive the new FEC Champion Heritage paint scheme.
"Can you tell me the price on that locomotive?" Part of the Spencer Roundhouse became a temporary gift shop for happy customers during the Streamliners at Spencer event.
On display at the Streamliners at Spencer event were Southern 2601 and N&W 620 with a freight train.
As distant thunderstorms roll by, Soo Line 2500 waits to head down the yard track for the parade of F-units during the Streamliners at Spencer event.