CP 1692 AT EDMONTON, AB.
Built by : GMD
Built in : 1959 as CP 8833
Serial Number : A 1724
Class : DS-17
Paint Scheme : CPR Beaver
This Photo : Wilco van Schoonhoven, 2003
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8833 at Port Coquitlam B.C., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Script" paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1977;
2. CP 1692 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photographer unknown, 1986. From the Bill Sanderson collection.
2. CP 1692 at Edmonton, AB., painted in the CP Rail no-Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1993.
Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" stripes > CP Rail no-Multimark > CPR Beaver (Beaver logo on cab).
Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8833 (1959). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1692 (1982). Retired (9/30/2011). Sent to SRY, New Westminster B.C., for parts salvage and scrapping.