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L E Block tow - July 9, 2006

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7/21 - J. W. Westcott making a delivery to Shannon - Carl J. Anderson
 

7/13 - Arriving in Port Colborne - Mike Nicholls

 

7/12 - Approaching the Municipal Building in Port Huron - John Shirkey


 

7/12 - Arrival at Port Colborne - Bill Bird

Seahound heading out for the tow

Shannon, with Block for entire four and a half day trip, on her bow.

Block being turned around in Lake Erie to head in stern first.

Very close to breakwall-Tug Vac keeping her from hitting wall.

Another view.

Well clear of the breakwall

Another view.

 Windoc in background

Side view.

Being pushed towards the shore.

Against the shore shortly before 12 noon but two tugs still pushing to keep her flush to bank while she's being secured.
 


Passing the town of St. Clair -
Stephanie Smith


Crossing Lake St. Clair and in the Detroit River - Rich Weiss and Dave Marcoux
       


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