CP 8229 AT SMITHS FALLS, ON.
Built by : GMD
Built in : 1956 as CP 8617
Serial Number : A 957
Class : DRS-17
Paint Scheme : CP Rail no-Multimark
This Photo : Bill Sanderson, 2002
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8617 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1988;
2. CP 8229 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the CP Rail no-Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Mark Forseille, 2011.
Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8617 (1956). Rebuilt by CP, chop-nosed and renumbered to #8229 (1989). Retired (9/2011). Sent to SRY, New Westminster B.C., for parts salvage and scrapping.