COLUMBIA NEWBERRY & LAURENS

COLUMBIA NEWBERRY & LAURENS DIESEL ROSTER

Number Mf'gr Model Date 100 EMD GP-7 11/50 101 EMD GP-7 11/50 102 EMD GP-7 11/50 103 EMD GP-7 12/51 104 EMD GP-7 12/51 The CN&L was owned by the ACL after 1926. The GP-7's were painted in the ACL's scheme of Purple/silver but were lettered for the CN&L instead of ACL. When the ACL began repainting their units in the black/yellow stripe scheme the CN&L units were also repainted and renumbered. For more details refer to the Book "ACL-the Diesel Years" by W. Calloway.

RAILROAD PAINT MIXES
by ho sam

All color mixes are based on PollyScale Acrylics paint numbers.
All bottle sizes are 1 fluid ounce size.
Capful refers to the cap on the bottle.
HK=Herald King decals for reference only these are no longer available.
MS=Microscale Decals
C=Custom made on Alps Printer

Purple/silver Scheme
ROAD Columbia, Newberry & Laurens 1950-57
Frame Engine black #414110
Trucks Engine black #414110
Hood main color ACL Purple #404046
Hood second color SF Silver #414143
Hood separator stripe Yellow(use decal)
Handrails ACL Purple #404046, yellow up to first stanchion
Stanchions ACL Purple #404046
Walkway Engine black #414110
Edge Walkway SF Silver #414143, yellow stripe at bottom edge
Lettering ACL Purple #404046
Number boards Black/white numbers
Decals (switchers & GP7) MS #87-774 1940-1957
Decals (switchers & GP7) MS #87-907 1950-1957

S.A. McCall