CP 5478 AT ALYTH, CALGARY AB.
Built by : EMD
Built in : 1975 as SOU 3246
Serial Number : 75615-3
Class : DRF-30
Paint Scheme : CP Rail Dual Flags
This Photo : Gord Smith, 1993
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. GATX 3246 at Smiths Falls, ON., painted in the Ex-Norfolk Southern black paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1992;
2. CP 5478 at Smiths Falls, ON., painted in the CP Rail Dual Flags paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1993;
3. CP 5478 at Smiths Falls, ON., painted in the CP Rail Dual Flags paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1998;
4. CP 5478 at Alyth, Calgary AB., painted in the CP Rail Dual Flags paint scheme. Photo by Chris Davidson, 2006.
Paint Data : CP Rail Dual Flags
Notes : Built by EMD as Southern #3246 (7/1975), to Norfolk Southern #3246 (1982), then to GATX #3246 (1991). Acquired by CP (6/15/1992), and renumbered to CP #3246. Repainted and renumbered to CP #5478 (4/1993). Operating as B-unit with cab windows blanked out. Retired (2005). Sold to National Railway Equipment (12/2005), became NREX #5478. then to America Latina Logistica ALL #9490.