FEC is the Florida East Coast. This is the railroad that used to connect the islands all the way to Key West.
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|Photo, Cleveland State University Library Photograph Collection from Bridge Hunter|
|Dale V Rockwll posted|
BNSF power on NS train crossing FEC's St.Johns River bridge with interchange, coming off CSX trackage! Got it?
|Dale V Rockwell posted|
NS train 209 (Atlanta-Jacksonville-FEC Miami) crossing the Florida East Coast Ry's St. John's river bridge with a mix of power on 2/8/17. BNSF power is often seen on this high priority train.
Cheryl Day love that loco power true Santa Fe and then you look over to the left, there is CSX quarters...
|Gordon Davis IV posted|
Strauss Trunnion Bascule Bridge over the St John's River in Jacksonville, FL.
Top...Bridge raised for boat traffic
Bottom...Bridge lowered for rail traffic
[The comments contain a video of it going down and another video of two locos travelling light across it.]
|Dale V Rockwell commented on his post|
A video of it going down. In the background you can hear a honking. Is that the train approaching this bridge? It struck me as a rather sick sounding horn.