Tavares, Eustis & Gulf whistles for the CR448A crossing at Lake Jem as she prepares to stop and run around her train for the return trip to Tavares. This was the first revenue run burning wood.
Maryann captures the moment as Tavares, Eustis & Gulf train # 1 approaches the CR 448 grade crossing in west Lake Jem on a spectacular day. The steam engine is no longer used.
Tavares, Eustis & Gulf makes it's first revenue run as a wood burning locomotive, which is the original design of this Baldwin steamer.
Steam returns to Central Florida!!! This time, new operator Tavares, Eustis & Gulf will run the "Orange Blossom Cannonball" between Tavares & Lake Jem. Train is seen here on its first break in r... (more)