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June 16, 2006



6/16 - Windoc tow passing Prescott, Ontario, St. Lawrence River - Dave Maville

6/16 - G. L. Ostrander/Integrity in the Saginaw River - Gordy Garris

G. L. Ostrander/Integrity unloading at the Carrollton LaFarge Terminal.

E. M. Ford and the Integrity

Close Up of the G. L. Ostrander

Tug Gregory J. Busch with deck barges STC 2004 and Primary 1 at the Burroughs dock.

6/16 - Aerial view of the three freighters sunk off the Lakeview Generating Station, to make a breakwall, in 1968 - Charlie Gibbons


6/16 - Manistee in the Saginaw River - Gordy Garris

Manistee arriving to unload at the GM dock in Saginaw

Manistee swinging out her boom

Unloading at the GM dock


6/16 - Kaye E. Barker blowing off smoke and steam in Marquette - Kris Rowe

6/16 - Kaye E. Barker down bound in the Detroit River, taken from the Diamond Queen - Nathan Nietering

We overtake the Kaye E. Barker in the Detroit River off Zug Island. They are going to turn into the Rouge River with taconite for Rouge Steel.

Pilothouse close up.

The Diamond Queen beats the Barker into the Rouge and then ties up waiting for a broken down train to clear the Conrail Bridge. The Kaye. E. Barker eventually catches up, and is seen coming through the Jefferson Ave. Bascule Bridge to join us in the wait for the CR Bridge to clear.

6/16 - Kaye E. Barker in the Rouge River after arriving from Marquette - Jeff Mast

Slowly passing thru the Jefferson St. Drawbridge

Holding for the Conrail Drawbridge along with the Diamond Queen tied up at the US Gypsum dock as fishermen head for the Detroit River on a nice warm evening in Detroit.


Crewmen pass the time waiting for the drawbridge

6/16 - Global Carrier in Milwaukee - Paul Erspamer

Bow view shows accommodations,
heavy-lift cranes, and bulbous bow

Oblique angle from astern, showing name and home port

Stern view showing stern gate

6/16 - Historical Perspectives - Buffalo scenes from the late 1950's and early 1960's - Brian Wroblewski from the Mike Zollitsch Collection


Drawbridge over the ship canal.

Winter lay up.

Waterfront elevators

Skyway under construction

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