CP 1550 AT PORT COQUITLAM, B.C.
Built by : GMD
Built in : 1954 as CP 8490
Serial Number : A 688
Class : DS-17
Paint Scheme : CP Rail System
This Photo : Mark Forseille, 2006
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8490 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1981;
2. CP 1550 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1995;
3. CP 1550 at Winnipeg, MB., painted in the CP Rail System paint scheme. Photo by A. Ross Harrison 2008;
4. CP 1550 at Winnipeg, MB., painted in the CP Rail System paint scheme. Photo by A. Ross Harrison, 2009.
Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" Stripes > CP Rail System
Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8490 (1954). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1550 (1983). Equipped with CANAC remote control 'beltpack' equipment. Retired (5/2013).