GP9u

CP 1628

 

 

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CP 1628 AT MONTREAL, QC.

 

Built by : GMD

Built in : 1957 as CP 8701

Serial Number : A 1157

Class : DS-17

Paint Scheme : CP Rail Small Multimark

This Photo : Bill Sanderson, 1994

 

Other Photos (chronological) :

1. CP 8701 at Montreal, QC., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Jean Patenaude, 1974. From the Bill Sanderson collection;

2. CP 1628 at Montreal, QC., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bruce Chapman, 1988. From the Bill Sanderson collection;

3. CP 1628 at Winnipeg, MB., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by A. Ross Harrison, 2012;

4. CP 1628 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Mark Forseille, 2013.

 

Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" stripes

 

Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8701 (1957). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1628 (1986). Equipped with CANAC remote control 'beltpack' equipment. Mated with Slug #1021. Retired (10/25/2012). Moved to SRY, New Westminster, B.C., for dismantling and scrapping.

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