An ex-Conrail SD60M (former CR 5502) leads a CSX Juice Train north from Tropicana in Bradenton. This unit was retired from the roster in 2017 and sold to LTEX.
A CSX local proceeds onto the Parrish Subdivision with a high and wide car for the General Electric Energy Plant in Palmetto. The plant ended up being shut down in February of 2011.
Severed Diamond: A CSX local at the diamond location of where the former Seaboard Air Line Parrish Subdivision used to cross the former Atlantic Coast Line (present day Palmetto Subdivision... (more)
Tropicana Juice Train hustles past the orange groves bound for Tropicana land up north. Nice seeing the AC600.
Tropicana Juice Train.
The short version of CSX's Tropicana Juice Train hustles out of Palmetto passing Port Manatee. SD70MAC 2nd out on this run.
CSX SD60I 8736 leads ES44DC 5463 on the Northbound Juice Train while crossing the Big Manatee River in Palmetto, FL. This is a nice little park on the Palmetto side of the river where a boardwalk ... (more)
CSX 4312 passes thru Palmetto, Florida with a short freight on a beautiful sunny afternoon.
What a beautiful day to be out on the river.
CSX crossing over the Manatee River between Palmetto and Bradenton Florida
Local 0708 works an industrial siding in Palmetto
Light power for local 0705 sits on the main in Palmetto
Northbound loaded juice with ex-D&H power. Fuji Provia 100, Minolta X700, Rokkor 200mm f4
Tampa backs down on mainline towards rest of its train
Tampa Turn backs into Ellenton running track with long cut of stone and gravel hoppers