CP 8513 AT VANCOUVER, B.C.
Built by : GMD
Built in :1955
Serial Number : A 711
Class : DRS-17a
Paint Scheme : CP Rail Large Multimark
This Photo : Claude Prutton, 1979
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8513 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by D. Zuetschel, 1976;
2. CP 8513 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by J.M. Seidl, 1980. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
3. CP 1551 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the CP Rail System paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1998.
Paint Data : Maroon & Grey "Block" > CP Rail Large Multimark, 5" stripes > CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" stripes
Notes : Built by GMD (1955). Equipped with Steam Generator, larger fueltank and water tank, for use in passenger train service; Airtanks relocated to the roof. Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed, and renumbered to #1551 (5/30/1983).