CP 8522 AT VANCOUVER, B.C.
Built by : GMD
Built in :1955
Serial Number : A 765
Class : DRS-17b
Paint Scheme : CP Rail Large Multimark
This Photo : Claude Prutton, 1977
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8522 at Ottawa, ON., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Block" paint scheme. Photo by Bruce Chapman, 1966. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
2. CP 8522 at Thunder Bay, ON., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Script" paint scheme. Photo by Bill Dechau, 1971. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
3. CP 8522 at Banff, AB., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Fred Clark, 1981. From the Bill Sanderson collection.
Paint Data : Maroon & Grey "Block" > Maroon & Grey "Script" > 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. Wrecked at Medicine Hat, AB. (1/7/1984), retired. Scrapped at Ogden shops, Calgary AB.