CP 1563 AT EDMONTON, AB.
Built by : GMD
Built in : 1955 as CP 8500
Serial Number : A 698
Class : DS-17
Paint Scheme : CP Rail System
This Photo : Dale Winkler, 2004
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8500 at Port Coquitlam, painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1979;
2. CP 1563 at Thunder Bay, ON., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1992.
Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" Stripes > CP Rail System > Canadian Pacific
Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8500 (1955). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1563 (1983). Equipped with CANAC remote control 'beltpack' equipment. Retired (2/11/2014).