CP 1526 AT ALYTH, CALGARY, AB.
Built by : GMD
Built in : 1955 as CP 8503
Serial Number : A 701
Class : DS-17
Paint Scheme : CP Rail System
This Photo : Bill Sanderson, 1996
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8503 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1979;
2. CP 1526 at Alyth, Calgary, AB., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bruce Chapman, 1990. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
3. CP 1526 at Toronto, ON., painted in the CP Rail no-Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1992.
Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" Stripes > CP Rail no-Multimark > CP Rail System
Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8503 (1955). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1526 (1981). Retired (10/25/2012). Moved to SRY, New Westminster, B.C., for dismantling and scrapping.