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CP 8522

 

 

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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.

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