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CP 8208

 

 

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CP 8208 AT ALYTH, CALGARY AB.

 

Built by : GMD

Built in : 1958 as CP 8811

Serial Number : A 1463

Class : DRS-17

Paint Scheme : Canadian Pacific

This Photo : Chris Davidson, 2006

 

Other Photos (chronological) :

1. CP 8811 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1977;

2. CP 8208 at Smiths Falls, ON., painted in the CP Rail no-Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1988;

3. CP 8208 at Toronto, ON., painted in the CP Rail System paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1999;

4. CP 8208 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the Canadian Pacific paint scheme. Photo by Chris Davidson, 2006;

5. Boundary Trails Rwy. 8208 at Plum Coulee, MB., painted Candy Apple Red. Photo by A. Ross Harrison, 2017.

 

Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8811 (1958). Rebuilt by CP, chop-nosed and renumbered to #8208 (1988). Declared surplus (2/19/2015). Sold to Rail Trust Equipment, to Northern Plains Railroad #8208, then to Boundary Trails Railway BTR #8208.

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