CP 5479 AT SMITHS FALLS, ON.
Built by : EMD
Built in : 1975 as SOU 3248
Serial Number : 75615-5
Class : DRF-30
Paint Scheme : CP Rail Dual Flags
This Photo : Bill Sanderson, 1994
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 3248 at Smiths Falls, ON., painted in the Ex-Norfolk Southern black paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1992;
2. CP 5479 at Montreal, QC., painted in the CP Rail Dual Flags paint scheme. Photo by Bruce Chapman, 1993. From the Bill Sanderson collection.
Paint Data : CP Rail Dual Flags
Notes : Built by EMD as Southern #3248 (7/1975), to Norfolk Southern #3248 (1982), then to GATX #3248 (1991). Acquired by CP (6/15/1992), and renumbered to CP #3248. Repainted and renumbered to CP #5479 (4/1993). Operating as B-unit with cab windows blanked out. Retired (2003). Sold to NRE, Capreol, ON. (9/2004), becme NREX #5479.