Friday, March 29, 2013

FEC 202 Mar 29, 2013

Ray rolling Mark out of the meet at Gifford and now to the junction on 102 and 710 with another neatly blocked train but no freight block on the bottom of this one.
EoT past MP216 at 6:56PM.
cabooseMikey and Brylon.

FEC 202 Mar 29, 2013 vid link:

FEC 101 Mar 29, 2013

Need to hear the radio chatter to tell who is aboard on the relief days, but there is never a doubt when I see my good friend Mark up in the cab waving the white towel.
Meet will be at Gifford, 106 and 142, 704on line with auto racks and IM.
EoT past MP216 at 6:18PM.
cabooseMikey, Ryan and Ryan Lee.

FEC101 Mar 29, 2013 vid link:

Thursday, March 28, 2013

FEC101 Mar 28, 2013

Meet was above us at Pineda, now Wally and Tony are through the junction on 103 and 140, 717LHF with all IM. Long train running 45mph.
Mister Ryan Lee (age 3) was looking for his train with his Grampa but couldn't wait this long for the late-running hot-shot.
EoT past MP216 at 6:47PM.

FEC101 Mar 28, 2013 vid link:

FEC202 Mar 28, 2013

Jim bringing them through the junction and ECH being himself on 101 and 106. NSB set-out on top, great looking freight cars on the rear-end.
EoT past MP216 at 5:06PM.
cabooseMikey and Bo.

FEC202 Mar 28, 2013 vid link:

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

FEC202 Mar 27, 2013

Tony with a wave from 100 and 141with a long train, neatly blocked - rock, IM and racks running 45mph.
EoT past MP216 at 7:06PM.

FEC202 Mar 27, 2013 vid link:

FEC101 Mar 27, 2013

FECRS members Rich Clemons and signalman Bo joining me for some railfanning at the junction today.
Dispatch adding slow order item to their bulletin: 25mph at MP324.
107 and 142, Heritage703LHF (Thank you, Mr. Hertwig) trailing all IM. GREAT lash-up on this one.
EoT past MP216 at 5:49PM.
cabooseMikey and Rich and Bo.

FEC101 Mar 27, 2013 vid link:

FEC101 Mar 26, 2013

Radio chatter above me with Wally rolling Eric past the meet and now the hot train will try to make its 9:30PM schedule far to the south. 103 and 140, 719 with racks and IM using the downgrade out of Sebastian to gain trackspeed.
EoT past MP216 at 6:33PM.
cabooseMikey and Brylon.

FEC101 Mar 26, 2013 vid link: