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August 8, 2008

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Deckhand Alan “Tink” Chapin painting behind the winch control

Walter J. McCarthy, Jr. passing

Wheelsman Roger Long, 2nd Mate Bill LaParl and Cadet Shawn Farrell

Cutter Limnos at CCG Station Amherstburg

Mass sailboat fleet headed toward us in the Amherstburg Channel

First Mate Lon Calloway in the widow as we approach Sterling Fuel
Arriving at Sterling Fuel in Windsor

Flying the Red Wings as we pass Joe Louis Arena

Gary & Kim Withun, Capt. Treece and Kevin Haslett

Mailboat J. W. Westcott coming along side

Capt. Paul LaMarre, Jr. behind the wheel and Paul LaMarre III on deck

Anglian Lady and barge PML9000 passing with a load of steel coils

Windmill Point Light

The Mager family out to greet us on Lake St. Clair

Roger Blough down bound Lake St. Clair

Another view

Canadian Provider

Another view

Round Island Lighthouse in the St. Marys River

Flying the Ryerson’s Christening Pennant as we approach the Soo

Steward Michelle waiting to see the Buffalo pass us


A small crowd at Mission Point

Capt. Treece at the whistle coming up the river

Approaching the MacArthur Lock as the sun sets

Capt. Treece in the front window approaching the lock

Full house in the viewing stands

Leaving the locks upbound

The West Pier Drive-In staff comes out for a salute

"Soo Traffic. We’re up clear of the piers”.

Arthur M. Anderson headed for the Poe Lock

Stern view

Sunset over Gros Cap

Eugene painting the deck which he previously sanded

Kim and Gary enjoy their last lunch aboard the ELR

Repainted shuffleboard court, a throw back to a previous era on ELR.

First Mate Lon Calloway posed with the trip winners

Steward Michele Fetterly checks in with 3rd Mate Dave Fitzpatrick and 1st Mate Lon Calloway

Arrival at Wisconsin Point Light. Back where we started.
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