GP9

CP 8634

 

 

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CP 8634 AT CALGARY, AB.

 

Built by : GMD

Built in :1956

Serial Number : A 974

Class : DRS-17c

Paint Scheme : Maroon & Grey "Script" paint scheme

This Photo : E.D. Motis, 1974

 

Other Photos (chronological) :

1. CP 8634 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the Maroon & Grey "Script" paint scheme. Photo by D.R. Phillips, 1970. From the Bill Sanderson collection;

2. CP 8634 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photographer unknown, 1981. From the Bill Sanderson collection;

3. CP 1579 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the Canadian Pacific paint scheme. Photo by Mark Forseille, 2006.

 

Paint data : Maroon & Grey "Block" > Maroon & Grey "Script" > CP Rail Large Multimark, 8" stripes

 

Notes : Built by GMD (1956). Chop-nosed for use in Calgary hump service (9/14/1971). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u and renumbered to #1579 (6/28/1984).

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