CP 1523 AT ALYTH, CALGARY, AB.
Built by : GMD
Built in : 1957 as CP 8689
Serial Number : A 1145
Class : DS-17
Paint Scheme : Canadian Pacific
This Photo : Bill Sanderson, 2004
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8689 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1979;
2. CP 1523 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Verne Trevoy, 1987. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
3. CP 1523 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the CP Rail no-Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1993.
Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" Stripes > CP Rail no-Multimark > Canadian Pacific
Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8689 (1957). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1523 (1981). Sold to CIT (2002), rebuilt at Alstom Ogden Shops, Calgary AB. Leased back to CP. Retired (6/30/2013).