CP 8528 AT VANCOUVER, B.C.
Built by : GMD
Built in :1955
Serial Number : A 771
Class : DRS-17b
Paint Scheme : CP Rail Small Multimark
This Photo : Claude Prutton, 1981
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8528 at Vancouver, B.C., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Block" paint scheme. Photographer unknown, 1963. From the Ron Visockis collection;
2. CP 8528 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Script" paint scheme. Photo by George Horna, 1974. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
3. CP 8528 at Calgary, AB., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by George Horna, 1976. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
4. CP 1644 at Winnipeg, MB., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by A. Ross Harrison, 2009.
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. Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed, and renumbered to #1644 (4/22/1987).