CP 5481 AT SMITHS FALLS, ON.
Built by : EMD
Built in : 1975 as SOU 3251
Serial Number : 75615-8
Class : DRF-30
Paint Scheme : CP Rail Dual Flags
This Photo : Bill Sanderson, 1993
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 3251 at London, ON., painted in the Ex-Norfolk Southern Black paint scheme. Photo by Bill Miller, 1993. From the E.D. Motis collection;
2. CP 5481 at Moose Jaw, SK., painted in the CP Rail Dual Flags paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1998;
3. NREX 5481 at Chicago, IL., painted in the Ex-CP Rail Dual Flags paint scheme. Photo by David Miller, 2006. From the Bill Sanderson collection.
Paint Data : CP Rail Dual Flags
Notes : Built by EMD as Southern #3251 (7/1975), to Norfolk Southern #3251 (1982), then to GATX #3251 (1991). Acquired by CP (6/15/1992), and renumbered to CP #3251. Repainted and renumbered to CP #5481 (5/1993). Operating as B-unit with cab windows blanked out. Sold to NRE, Mt. Vernon IL (9/2004), became NREX #5481.