SLUG

CP 1002

 

 

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CP 1002 AT THUNDER BAY, ON.

 

Built by : EMD

Built in : 1954 as MILW 2046

Serial Number : 20081

Class : N/A

Paint Scheme : CP

This Photo : Mark Boesche, 2003

 

Other Photos (chronological) :

1. SOO 1221 at Minneapolis, MN., painted in the Ex-Milwaukee Road paint scheme. Photo by Michael P. Guss, 1987. From the Bill Sanderson collection;

2. CP 1002 at Toronto, ON., unlettered, painted Candy Apple Red. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1996;

3. CP 1002 at Toronto, ON., painted Candy Apple Red, lettered CP. Photo by Bruce Chapman, 2000;

4. CP 1002 at Winnipeg, MB., painted Candy Apple Red, lettered CP. Photo by A. Ross Harrison, 2010.

 

Paint Data : Candy Apple Red, unlettered > Candy Apple Red, with "CP" (Canadian Pacific - CPR) style decals, 8" nose stripes.

 

Notes : Built by EMD as MILW SW1200 #2046 (11/1954), renumbered to MILW #651, then renumbered to MILW #716. Acquired by SOO Line (1985) and renumbered to SOO #1221, acquired by CP and repainted and converted to Slug #1002 (11/1995). Paired with 'Mother' unit CP GP7u #1684. Retired (2/6//2013), scrapped (5/2013).

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