GP9

CP 8531

 

 

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CP 8531 AT THUNDER BAY, ON.

 

Built by : GMD

Built in :1955

Serial Number : A 774

Class : DRS-17b

Paint Scheme : CP Rail Large Multimark

This Photo : M. McIlwaine, 1973. From the Bill Sanderson collection.

 

Other Photos (chronological) :

1. CP 8531 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Block" paint scheme. Photo by Bob Loat, 1966. From the Bill Sanderson collection;

2. CP 8531 at Cranbrook, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme (experimental). Photo by Stan F. Styles, 1978. From the Bill Sanderson collection;

3. CP 1567 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, 5" stripes (experimental) > CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" stripes

 

Notes : Built by GMD (1955). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed, and renumbered to #1567 (12/16/1983).

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