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CP 1400

 

 

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CP 1400 AT VANCOUVER, B.C.

 

Built by : GMD

Built in : 1953 as CP 4099

Serial Number : A 520

Class : DPA-15a

Paint Scheme : CP Rail Small Multimark

This Photo : Claude Prutton, 1978

 

Other Photos (chronological) :

1. CP 4099 at Toronto, ON., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Block" paint scheme. Photographer unknown, 1953. From the Bill Sanderson collection;

2. CP 1400 at Smiths Falls, ON., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Block" paint scheme. Photo by Bruce Chapman, 1967. From the Bill Sanderson collection;

3. CP 1400 at Trois Rivieres, QC., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Script" paint scheme. Photo by Roger Boisvert, 1967. From the Bill Sanderson collection;

4. CP 1400 at Calgary, AB., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo from the Bruce Chapman collection, 1975;

5. VIA 6550 at Vancouver, B.C., painted in the VIA Rail Yellow/Blue paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1984;

6. Nebkota 55 at Bethel, MN., painted for Nebkota Railway. Photo by John C. Benson, 1994. From the Bill Sanderson collection;

7. CP 1400 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Block" paint scheme, used in Royal Canadian Pacific train service. Photo by Mark Forseille, 1999.

 

Paint Data : Maroon & Grey "Block" >  Maroon/Grey "Script" > CP Rail Small Multimark, 5" stripes > CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" stripes

 

Notes : Built by GMD as #4099 (1953), renumbered to #1400 (1954). Sold to VIA Rail (1978), and renumbered to VIA #6550 (1981), then sold to Nebkota Railway, became Nebkota #55. Re-acquired by CP (1998) and restored to CP #1400:2, used in "Royal Canadian Pacific" train service.

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