CP 5601 AT SMITHS FALLS, ON.
Built by : GMD
Delivered in : 1972
Serial Number : A 2645
Class : DRF-30h
Paint Scheme : CP Rail Dual Flags
This Photo : Bill Sanderson, 1996
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 5601 at Montreal, QC., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bruce Chapman, 1980. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
2. CP 5601 at Smiths Falls, ON., painted in the CP Rail no-Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1990.
Paint Data : CP Rail Large Multimark, 5'' stripes > CP Rail Large Multimark, 8" stripes, white frame stripe > CP Rail no-Multimark* > CP Rail Dual Flags
* : Outshopped in August 1987 in CP Rail no-Multimark paint, but with Black & White rear end stripes. This treatment was found on three CP SD40-2's (#5601, #5653, and #5780). This was the result of the units being inside the Ogden paint shop when the Multimark was discontinued on August 11, 1987.
Notes : Retired (2002). Delivered to General Scrap, Winnipeg MB (5/2007).