SFEX 4203

SFEX 4203 was an MLW C-424 purchased from Canadian Pacific.

History

    • Built by MLW as CP 4206 in 1965 (serial number 84844) and classified as DRS-24b.
    • Rebuilt by CP as CP 1103 in 1995 as a control cab (traction motors and engine removed).
    • Rebuilt by IRSI in Moncton in 2004 as an operating locomotive.

It was lettered SFEX. It was delivered to ERS at the very end of 2004.

 

NBEC 4203, Miramichi. Photo by Luc Doiron.
SFEX 4203 at Miramichi on May 8, 2005. Photo by Luc Doiron, used with permission.
SFEX 4203, Beresford.
4203 at Beresford, NB on train 403, July 18, 2006.
NBEC 4203, Miramichi. Photo by Luc Doiron.
A cab shot of SFEX 4203 by Luc Doiron.
In 2011 SFEX 4203 went to Allied Services in Chicago, IL and was presumably scrapped.