CSX GP30 2250 slug/GP40-2 6904 mother heads south on a CSX phosphate train through Plant City, Florida, on its way to Tampa.
Amtrak 117 rumbles through Plant City with a loud flat spot in its wheel and a black nose. Railfans wave on the platform as P092 waves back.
CSX 4697 and CSX 4688 wait for a clear signal to proceed south through the diamond at Plant City. CSX 4697 is the former EMD 7022, and CSX 4688 is the "Spirit of Tampa". In the distanc... (more)
A CSX coal train rounds the curve in Plant City heading to Big Bend in Tampa.
The circus train rolls around the curve in Plant City one last time as it heads home to Palmetto.
Normally it would be impossible to find an intermodal in Plant City during the daylight hours, but this day I was particular fortunate to catch what was (presumably) a r... (more)
Amtrak 91 rolls across the diamonds on a sunny Florida afternoon.
Returning to my favorite spot (the sweeping curve in Plant City wye), this time looking south as a manifest freight races northbound.
A nicely painted CSX slug set leads a phosphate train through the sweeping curve in the Plant City wye.
A CSX phosphate train heads southbound through Plant City, FL on it`s way to Tampa.
Shortly after a manifest freight, headed northbound, cleared the diamonds, a signal went green for a southbound. A few minutes later an empty coal, with an ES44AH in the lead, raced through Plant ... (more)
Amtrak P091 slams across the double diamond in Plant City, running about 1 hour late.
A CSX local works the companies along the A-line in Plant City, FL.