CP 8249 AT COBOURG, ON.
Built by : GMD
Built in : 1959 as CP 8830
Serial Number : A 1721
Class : DRS-17
Paint Scheme : CP Rail no-Multimark
This Photo : Ron Visockis, 2004
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8830 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1977;
2. CP 8249 at Smiths Falls, ON., painted in the CP Rail no-Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1991.
Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8830 (1959). Rebuilt by CP, chop-nosed and renumbered to #8249 (1988). Sold to J&L Consulting (1/2017), became JLCX #8249, then to Black River & Western Railroad, became BDRV #1888.