CP 1581 AT GOLDEN, B.C.
Built by : GMD
Built in : 1955 as CP 8535
Serial Number : A 778
Class : DS-17
Paint Scheme : CP Rail no-Multimark
This Photo : Bill Sanderson, 1993
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8535 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Block" paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1974;
2. CP 1581 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Stan F. Styles, 1986. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
3. CP 1581 at Calgary, AB., painted in the CP Rail paint scheme. Photo by Cam Leonard, 2005.
Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" Stripes > CP Rail no-Multimark > CP Rail
Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8535 (1955). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1581 (1984). Retired (9/30/2011). Sent to SRY, New Westminster B.C., for parts salvage and scrapping (11/11/2011).