CP 1612 AT SMITHS FALLS, ON.
Built by : GMD
Built in : 1955 as CP 8519
Serial Number : A 717
Class : DS-17
Paint Scheme : CP Rail System
This Photo : Bill Sanderson, 2004
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8519 at Vancouver, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1977;
2. CP 1612 at Montreal, QC., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1993;
3. CP 2227 at Winnipeg, MB., painted in the Canadian Pacific paint scheme. Photo by A. Ross Harrison, 2013.
Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" stripes > CP Rail System
Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8519 (1955). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1612 (1986). Retired (9/30/2011). Sent to SRY, New Westminster B.C., for parts salvage and scrapping.