3rd Annual Winter Lay-up - 1997/98

Please send any updates, corrections or new information to ncschult@oakland.edu


Vessel Name

Lay-Up Port



Algoma Central

Agawa Canyon Sarnia Smith Dock Jan. 3
John B. Aird Sarnia North Slip Jan. 10
Algobay Hamilton Pier 26 North Dec. 24
Algocape Windsor Morton Terminal Dec. 20
Algocen Thunder Bay Keefer Terminal Dec. 25
Algogulf Montreal Elevator #4 Dec. 23
Algoisle Hamilton Pier 10 slip ahead of the Algoriver Dec. 25
Algolake Hamilton Pier 26 South Dec. 23
Algomarine Thunder Bay Pascol layby berth Jan. 9
Algonorth Thunderbay Port Arthur Dry Dock Dec. 23
Algontario Toronto West face Pier 35 Dec. 20
Algoport Port Colborne East Wall above Lock #8 Dec. 26
Algorail St. Catharines Port Weller Dry Docks Dec. 18 for a major refit
Algoriver Hamilton Pier 10 Dec. 20
Algosoo Welland Canal Wharf 10 Dec. 23
Algosound Windsor Morton Terminal Dec. 19
Algosteel St. Catharines Port Weller Dry Docks Dec. 23 hatch covers replaced
Algoville Montreal Shed 9 Dec. 26
Algoway Sarnia Government dock Jan. 2
Algowest St. Catharines Port Weller Dry Docks Dec. 23
Algowood Hamilton Pier 25 North Dec. 24
Capt. Henry Jackman Sarnia North Slip Feburary 10
Sauniere Sorel ? January 27

American Steamship

Indiana Harbor Duluth Port Terminal Jan. 7
W. J. McCarthy, Jr Duluth Midwest Energy Jan. 11
George A Stinson Sturgeon Bay Bayship Dec. 27
St.Clair Toledo CSX # 2 Coal Dock (end of dock) Jan. 14
American Mariner Toledo CSX Ore Dock Jan. 15
H. Lee White Duluth Hallett dock Jan. 6
Charles E. Wilson Sturgeon Bay Bay Shipbuilding Jan. 6
American Republic Toledo CSX # 2 Coal Dock Jan. 15
John J. Boland Superior Fraser shipyard Dec. 28
Buffalo Toledo Toledo Shipyard Dec.12 repairs to damage suffered when she hit the Detroit River Light
Sam Laud Sturgeon Bay Bay Shipbuilding Dec. 28

Andrie, Inc.

Integrity Chicago LaFarge dock? Jan. 14

Bethlehem Steel

Burns Harbor Milwaukee Mooring Basin Jan. 14
Stewart J Cort Milwaukee Mooring Basin Dec. 29

Canada Steamship Lines

Louis R. Desmarais Erie Metro Machine Dock Dec. 29
English River Toronto South face Lafarge Cement Dec.25
Ferbec Montreal Shed 4 Dec. 31
Frontenac Thunder Bay Keefer Terminal Dec. 24
Halifax Thunderbay Pascol Dec. 27
H.M. Griffith Sarnia Elevator Dec. 31
Manitoulin Port Colborne Lock 8 ? Dec.
J.W. McGiffin Sarnia North Slip Dec. 28
Nanticoke     Jan. 15
Jean Parisien Quebec Section 73 Dec. 23
Stephen B. Roman Toronto North face Essroc Cement Jan. 3
Saguenay Thunder Bay C.N. Ore Dock Moved Nov. 10 had been in Toronto since 11/30/92. Now used to hold dredging materials
Tadoussac Midland Ontario ? Dec. 29
Tarantau Toronto Cherry street turning basin Dec. 23 1996, did not sail in 1997

Cement Transit Company

Medusa Conquest Chicago Medusa Cement terminal ? Jan. 25
Medusa Challenger Milwaukee Medusa Cement terminal Dec. 27

Cleveland Tankers

Gemini In/Out
Saturn Toledo Old Interlake Iron Company Dock just North of Toledo Shipyard. Will be out if there is demand

Coastwise Trading Company

Michigan/Great Lakes operates year-round

Desgagnes Transport Inc.

Amelia Desgagnes Quebec City Wolfe`s Cove Dec. 22
Catherine Desgagnes Quebec City Wolfe`s Cove Dec. 25
Cecilia Desgagnes Montreal Section 56 East Dec. 1
Jacques Desgagnes      
Mathilda Desgagnes      
Melissa Desgagnes Montreal Section 56 East Dec. 21

Enerchem Transport Inc.

EnerChem Catalyst Montreal Jetty 1 South ?
EnerChem Refiner Sorel ? Jan. 19
EnerChem Trader Quebec Section 104 Jan. 30

Erie Sand Steamship Company

John R. Emery Sandusky ? Nov. 7
Richard Reiss Erie Mountford Terminal Dec. 20

Inland Lakes Management, Inc.

J.A.W. Iglehart Detroit LaFarge Jan. 16
Paul H Townsend Milwaukee Lafarge Dec. 22
E.M. Ford Saginaw LaFarge Sept. 1996 long term used for storage
S.T. Crapo Green Bay North Leight Dock Last sailed Sept. 1996, towed to Green Bay in 1997, used for storage
Alpena Cleveland Lafarge Jan. 17
J.B. Ford South Chicago LaFarge 15 Nov. 1985 -Milwaukee long term used for storage

Inland Steel Company

Edward L. Ryerson Sturgeon Bay Bay Shipbuilding Dec. 5
Joseph L Block Sturgeon Bay Bay Shipbuilding Jan. 17
Wilfred Sykes Sturgeon Bay Bay Shipbuilding Jan. 7
Adam E. Cornelius Sturgeon Bay Bay Shipbuilding Jan. 10

Interlake Steamship Company

Paul R Tregurtha Duluth Port Terminal Jan.14
James R Barker Ashtabula Pinney Dock Jan. 17
Mesabi Miner Sturgeon Bay Bay ship Jan. 9
Charles M Beeghly Superior Fraser Shipyards Jan. 12
Elton Hoyt 2nd Superior Fraser Shipyards Jan. 12
Herbert C Jackson Superior Fraser Shipyards Jan. 12
Barge Pathfinder former J.L. Mauthe Sturgeon Bay Bay Shipbuilding 07 Jan. 1997 (conversion to barge)
Company took delivery 1/15/98 will sail this spring.. Welcome to the fleet!

Lakes Shipping Company

Lee A. Tregurtha Detroit River Rouge Jan. 13
Kaye E Barker Detroit River Rouge Jan. 18
John Sherwin Superior Superior municipal dock 02 Dec. 1996
Moved from Superior, Fraser Shipyards. Has been in long term lay -up since Nov. 16,1981.

Lower Lakes Towing

Cuyahoga Port Stanley West side of harbour Jan. 11

Kinsman Lines

Kinsman Independent Buffalo Lake and Rail Elevator Dec.18
Kinsman Enterprise Buffalo Port Terminal slip "A" 13 Dec. 1995

Lake Michigan CarFerry

Badger Ludington LMC Slip 1 Nov. 21 (after 5 yr inspection)
City of Midland Moved to Muskegon 10/2 West Michigan Dock Long term since 12/18/88 Undergoing conversion to barge. Est. completion Mar. '98
Spartan Ludington LMC Slip 3 Long term Jan.20,1979

Oglebay Norton

Columbia Star Toledo Toledo World Terminal Dock Jan. 12
Armco Toldeo CSX Coal #1 dock Jan. 11
Reserve Toledo Lakefront No. 3 Dock Jan. 8
Middletown Superior Fraser Shipyards Jan. 13
Courtney Burton Toledo Lakefront No. 2 Dock behind the Frantz Jan. 7
Fred R. White Toledo Torco dock Jan. 13
Wolverine Toledo Hocking Valley North Dock Jan. 7
Joseph H Frantz Toledo Lakefront #2 Dec. 22
Buckeye Toledo Hocking Valley South Dock Jan. 7
Oglebay Norton Sturgeon Bay Bayship Jan. 19
David Z. Norton Cleveland Ontario Stone #4 Jan. 02
Earl W. Oglebay Cleveland Ontario Stone #4 Jan. 02

P&H Shipping Division

Mapleglen Owen Sound East wall Dec 26
Oakglen Owen Sound Great Lakes Elevator Dec 28

N.M. Paterson & Sons

Cartierdoc Montreal Section M-3 Dec. 23
ComeaudocMontreal Pier 1 North, Old Port Dec. 04, 1996
Mantadoc Port Colborne Wharf 18 Valleycamp Dock Dec. 25
Paterson Windsor ADM Dock Dec. 29
Windoc Port Colborne Wharf 19 Maple Leaf Mills Dec. 27
Quedoc Thunder Bay Paterson Dock Long term Dec.20,1991
Vandoc Thunder Bay Paterson Dock Long term Dec.21,1991


Upper Lakes Group Inc.

Canadian Century Hamilton Dofasco Dec. 24
Canadian Enterprise Nanticoke ? Jan. 30
Canadian Explorer Hamilton Dofasco dock #1 Dec. 16
Canadian Leader Toronto Pier 35 Dec. 22
Canadian Mariner Toronto Turning basin Dec. 22
Canadian Miner Montreal Section M-2 Dec. 26
Canadian Navigator Hamilton Pier 8 Dec. 25
Canadian Olympic Sarnia North Slip Jan. 19
Canadian Progress Port Colborne Wharf 16 the old Rochester and Piitsburgh Coal Dock Jan. 1
Canadian Prospector Montreal Section 56 South Dec. 27
Canadian Provider Port Colborne Wharf 12 Stone Dock Dec. 22
Canadian Ranger Thunder Bay Pascol Dec. 28
Canadian Trader Toronto Pier 51 Dec. 22
Canadian Transport Port Colborne dock #2 Jan. 13
Canadian Venture Montreal Shed 3 Dec. 29
Canadian Voyager Montreal Section 9 West Dec. 24
Gordon C. Leitch Toronto Redpath Sugar Dec. 22
James Norris Hamilton Pier 8 Dec. 22
Montrealais Toronto North face Pier 51 Dec. 24
Quebecois Montreal 56 north Dec. 25
Seaway Queen Toronto Cherry St. Bridge Dec. 22

Upper Lakes Barge

McKee Sons & Olive L. Moore Escanaba North Reiss Dock Dec. 30

Upper Lakes Towing

Joseph H. Thompson & Jr. Escanaba Reiss Coal Dock Jan. 18

USS Great Lakes Fleet

Edgar B. Speer Duluth Port terminal Jan. 12
Edwin H. Gott Duluth Port terminal Jan. 12
Roger Blough Duluth Port Terminal Jan.10
Presque Isle Sturgeon Bay Bay Ship Jan. 19
John G. Munson Superior Fraser Shipyard Jan. 7
Arthur M. Anderson Sturgeon Bay Bayship Jan. 3
Cason J. Callaway Sturgeon Bay Bayship Jan. 2
Philip R. Clarke Sturgeon Bay Bayship Jan. 2
George A. Sloan Superior Fraser Shipyards Dec. 12
Myron C Taylor Sturgeon Bay Bay Shipbuilding Dec. 4
Calcite II Sturgeon Bay Bay Shipbuilding Dec. 15

Please send any updates, corrections or new information to ncschult@oakland.edu
February 11, 1998

A sincere thanks to: Lake Carriers' Association, the Port Weller Dry Docks, Peter Schultz, Al Miller, Andy LaBorde, Ron Walsh, Chris Franckowiak, John Whitehead, Bob Martel, J.R. Hoffman and Peter Bowers

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