SLUG

St.L&H 1001

 

 

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St.L&H 1001 AT TORONTO, ON.

 

Built by : EMD

Built in : 1954 as MILW 2026

Serial Number : 20061

Class : N/A

Paint Scheme : St.L&H

This Photo : Bill Sanderson, 1999

 

Other Photos (chronological) :

1. SOO 1211 at Bensenville, IL., painted in the Ex-Milwaukee Road paint scheme. Photo by Paul Hunnell, 1989. From the Bill Sanderson collection;

2. CP 1001 at London, ON., painted Candy Apple Red. Photo by Bruce Chapman, 1996;

3. St.L&H 1001 at Toronto, ON., painted in the St.L&H paint scheme. Photo by Bruce Chapman, 2007.

 

Paint Data : Candy Apple Red, no lettering > St. Lawrence & Hudson (St.L&H), with 5" nose stripes

 

Notes : Built by EMD as MILW SW1200 #2026 (11/1954), renumbered to MILW #631, then renumbered to MILW #706. Acquired by SOO Line (1985) and renumbered to SOO #1211, acquired by CP and repainted and converted to Slug #1001 (1/1996), renumbered to St.L&H #1001 (7/1998). Paired with 'Mother' unit CP GP9u #1607. Retired (7/7/2012).

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