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June 29, 2006



6/29 - L. E. Block, the next scrapping victim - Roger LeLeivre

In better days - Soo Locks, 1970 -
Tom Manse Collection.

In Escanaba, Fall 2005.

6/29 - Saginaw River Action - Todd Shorkey

Tug William C. Gaynor upbound at Cass Avenue

Tug close up

Stern view

Tug Cleveland & barge Cleveland Rocks
upbound at Smith Park in Essexville

Tug close up

Stern view

6/29 - Marinette Scenes - Lee Rowe

Algorail in bound

Full view

William H. Donner

Another view


Chios Pride

Unloading crane



6/28 - Historical Perspective from the  Collection of  Henry S. Pickands, founder of Pickands, Mather & Co. and his young son, James Pickands II - Randy Pickands

Frank C. Ball (1905-1930) leaving the Soo circa 1923.


S. S. Harry Colby - 1923

S. S. Henry Steinbrenner - 1921

S. T. Mississippi - 1923

1923 - Unidentified - possibly a whaleback?

6/28 - Toledo Traffic - Bob Vincent 

CSL Assiniboine under the coal dumper.

Donald C. Hannah and barge heading up river.

Herbert C. Jackson loading at Midwest Terminal Dock.

Front end loader being used to fill conveyor to load Jackson.

Canadian Navigator unloading at Torco

6/28 - D. C. Everest between
Morrisburg and the Iroquois lock - Ron Walsh

6/27 - D.C. Everest on her final voyage upbound through Eisenhower Lock and heading by Massena NY under tow by the tugs Evans McKeil with the Point Vigor on the Stern. Destination is Port Colborne, where she will be scrapped - Leo Ames

Entering the Eisenhower Lock.

In the Eisenhower Lock with the tug Evans McKeil at the bow.

Fully in the lock.

D.C. Everest's weathered pilothouse as she prepares to exit Eisenhower Lock for the final time.

Departing Eisenhower lock.

The tow continues upbound toward Massena NY.

Passing through Massena NY.

Leaving Massena for the final time.

6/27 - USCGC Acacia Visits Milwaukee enroute to retirement in Chicago - Paul Erspamer

Starboard view) at USCG Sector Lake Michigan.

Bridge, bell and boom controls.

A veteran's name board and service ribbons.

Stern view.

Colors at sunset.

6/27 - Samuel de Champlain/Innovation in Milwaukee - Paul Erspamer

Innovation with tug Samuel de Champlain in notch

Accommodations and pilothouse on tug

Looking sternward toward Champlain tug

Stern of tug, open to cool engine room.

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