CP SD40-2 : 5700-5799
Units #5700-5717 (DRF-30m) were delivered between December 1974 and January 1975. CP #5700 was delivered in the CP Rail Large Multimark scheme, with 8" red & white nose stripes, and 8" black & white end stripes. The cab stripes dissapeared in this revised scheme. Units #5701-5717 however, were delivered in the 5" livery with cab stripes. Units #5718-5757 (DRF-30n) were delivered in October/November 1975. This group was completely delivered in the revised CP Rail Large Multimark scheme with the 8" stripes, and a solid white frame stripe. #5758-5777 (DRF-30p) were delivered in February 1976, again in the 8" striped Large Multimark scheme, again white a solid white frame stripe. #5778 (DRF-30q) and #5779-5789 (DRF-30r) were delivered between February and July, 1978. #5790-5799 finally, were delivered in November and December, 1978. All units in the #5778-5799 group were painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark scheme, with 8" stripes, but the white frame stripe was discontinued.
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