GP9u

CP 1553

 

 

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CP 1553 AT MOOSE JAW, SK.

 

Built by : GMD

Built in : 1956 as CP 8623

Serial Number : A 963

Class : DS-17

Paint Scheme : CP Rail System

This Photo : Bill Sanderson, 1997

 

Other Photos (chronological) :

1. CP 8623 at Vancouver, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1977;

2. CP 1553 at Moose Jaw, SK., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by P.A. Patenaude, 1983. From the Bill Sanderson collection;

3. CP 1553 at Regina, SK., painted in the CP Rail no-Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1992;

4. CP 1553 at Winnipeg, MB., painted in the CP Rail System paint scheme. Photo by A. Ross Harrison, 2009;

5. CP 1553 at Winnipeg, MB., painted in the CP Rail System paint scheme. Photo by A. Ross Harrison, 2009;

6. CP 1553 at Winnipeg, MB., painted in the CP Rail System paint scheme. Photo by A. Ross Harrison, 2012.

 

Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" Stripes > CP Rail no-Multimark > CP Rail System

 

Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8623 (1956). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1553 (1983). Equipped with CANAC remote control 'beltpack' equipment. Retired (2/18/2014)

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