CP 8494 AT PORT COQUITLAM, B.C.
Built by : GMD
Built in :1954
Serial Number : A 692
Class : DRS-17a
Paint Scheme : CP Rail Large Multimark
This Photo : Claude Prutton, 1977
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8494 at Saskatoon, SK., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Block" paint scheme. Photo by Peter Cox, 1959. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
2. CP 8494 at Medicine Hat, AB., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Script" paint scheme. Photographer unknown, 1972. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
3. CP 8494 at Smiths Falls, ON., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bruce Chapman, 1974. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
4. CP 1540 at Thunder Bay, ON., painted in the CP Rail paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1997.
Paint Data : Maroon & Grey "Block" > Maroon & Grey "Script" > CP Rail Large Multimark, 5" stripes > CP Rail Large Multimark, 8" stripes, white frame stripe
Notes : Built by GMD (1954). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed, and renumbered to #1540 (4/12/1982).