CP Rail 5643
GM EMD SD40-2 diesel-electric locomotive
CP Rail 5643 GM EMD SD40-2 diesel-electric locomotive in the Bensenville locomotive yard.
Equipment characteristics of CP 5643: AAR car type D125 (locomotive), external dimensions (length 68' 10", width 10' 0", height 15' 6"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, January 2000]
CP 5643: Builder: EMD, Model: SD40-2, B/N: 72657-15, B/D: 1972, Paint: A8NM. Units 5629-5658 constructed at EMD LaGrange due to backlog at GMD London. Paint scheme A8NM, CP Rail (1968) "Action Red" variation, Action Red, 8" nose stripes, no multimark. SD40 #5513 was one of the first to appear in this scheme in late 1987. The only new deliveries in this scheme were SD40-2F’s #9000-9024. [source Canadian Pacific Railway Diesel Locomotive Roster, compiled by William D. Miller, January 2000]
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