FEC SD70M-2 100 (now P&W 4301) and FEC SD40-2 716 on northbound train 206, rolling across the San Sebastian River bridge at St. Augustine, Florida.
The P&W's newest acquisition sits behind one of their B23-7's ahead of their locomotive shed
Not so long ago the M-2's and 40-2's were still the kings of the FEC as well as mix matched power on almost every train, this days 107 was no exception. Two SD70M-2's and a champ SD40-2 cruise int... (more)
In what is now a thing of the past, a pair of FEC SD70M-2's with two different paint schemes lead a Northbound Intermodal train through St. Augustine, FL as the fog lifts
Last time on 101! FEC 100 one of the original "Classics" leads two SD40-2's on 101, likely the last trip on this train. The GE's now taking over most trips these days.
The FEC's SD70M-2 class unit leads the Northbound 202 Train over the Stuart Bridge on a warm summer afternoon.
FEC 101 sweeps around the south Bunnell curve with a lashup of EMD power.
FEC 101 dodges MOW crews by taking the siding at Dorena with two Big M 's in charge.
FEC 100 is from the first order of just 4 SD70M-2's and is the class unit of the M-2's. Here 100 sits out in the great evening light with a Champion SD40-2 awaiting their call to duty.
It's that time of year again, where the tropical rainy season produces almost daily thunderstorms. FEC 101 rushes out of one such storm at Bunnell with three EMD's.
FEC 101 lead by another SD70M-2 and X 2 SD40-2's which has been the norm the past few days. But in about a year, GEVO's will replace the EMD's on most through trains.
FEC 101 roars into Bunnell on my wedding day! Lucky spell of sunshine just caught the train as they accelerated out of a speed restriction.
The reports of the early demise of the SD70M-2 in March have been exaggerated to quote the famous line. However the days are numbered, 24 GEVO's due by years end in the champ scheme.
The return of Daylight Savings Time allows photography of FEC 107 once again. The M-2's may hang while longer, reportedly the GE demos are not coming, but 24 new ones are at years end.