CP 1542 AT THUNDER BAY, ON.
Built by : GMD
Built in : 1956 as CP 8614
Serial Number : A 954
Class : DS-17
Paint Scheme : CP Rail no-Multimark
This Photo : Bill Sanderson, 1991
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8614 at Revelstoke, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1981;
2. CP 1542 at Thunder Bay, ON., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Ross Harrison, 1989. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
3. CP 1542 at Toronto, ON., painted in the Canadian Pacific paint scheme. Photo by Bruce Chapman, 2004. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
4. CP 1542 at Hamilton, ON., painted in the Canadian Pacific paint scheme. Photo by Dave Broughton, 2009.
Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" Stripes > CP Rail no-Multimark > Canadian Pacific
Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8614 (1956). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1542 (1982). Sold to CIT (2002), rebuilt at Alstom Ogden Shops, Calgary AB. Leased back to CP. Declared surplus (4/28/2015). Sold to J&L Consulting (1/2017).