CP 1539 AT ALYTH, CALGARY AB.
Built by : GMD
Built in : 1955 as CP 8534
Serial Number : A 777
Class : DS-17
Paint Scheme : CP Rail
This Photo : Bill Sanderson, 1998
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8534 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1981;
2. CP 1539 at Edmonton, AB., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bruce Chapman, 1990. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
3. CP 1539 at Edmonton, AB., painted in the CP Rail no-Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1993;
4. CP 1539 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the CP Rail paint scheme. Photo by Cor van Steenis, 2008.
Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" Stripes > CP Rail no-Multimark > CP Rail
Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8534 (1955). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1539 (1982). Retired (5/2013).