CP 1638 AT EDMONTON, AB.
Built by : GMD
Built in : 1957 as CP 8657
Serial Number : A 1113
Class : DS-17
Paint Scheme : CP Rail Small Multimark
This Photo : Dale Winkler, 2005
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8657 at Port Coquitlam, B.C. painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1977;
2. CP 1638 at Edmonton, AB. painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1993;
3. CP 1638 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Cor van Steenis, 2008.
Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" stripes
Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8657 (1957). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1638 (1987). Retired (9/30/2011). Sent to SRY, New Westminster B.C., for parts salvage and scrapping.