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May 30, 2007

 

5/30 - E L Ryerson at the long wharf at Cote Ste. Catherines, Quebec in the South shore canal of the Seaway. - Kent Malo


5/30 - James Norris at Port Weller for her 5-year survey  Paul Beesley


Stern of the Norris enters the dock.

 

Almost in the dock

5/30 - Mississagi backing out of the Cuyahoga River - Martin McGuan

"G" tug Rhode Island working hard to begin turning the Mississagi for her trip out into the lake.

Mississagi's bow with one of the Cleveland lighthouses in the background.

Mississagi with the Rhode Island in the foreground. One of Cleveland's many bridges is in the background. This bridge burned in the Cuyahoga River fire and is no longer used.

 On her way to Marblehead, Ohio.

5/30 - DeTour Reef Light Preservation Society unveils model  of the crib that supports the light station.

The original crib, built in 1930 at Watson’s coal dock, which is approximately located where the Detour Marina is today.  Detour Village is in the background.  At the left on the hill is the Detour school. To the right of the school is the Sacred Heart Catholic Church which is there today and further to the right is the building which today is Sune’s grocery store.

John Covell and Chuck Feltner in the workshop planning the first board

The completed DRLPS crib model.

 

5/30 - Detroit River traffic - Mike Nicholls


Canadian Coast Guard Gull Isle up bound
 at Belle Isle Coast Guard Station.

Rt. Hon. Paul J Martin up bound
 at Dossin Great Lakes Museum.

 

5/30 - Pochard in the Seaway - Ron Beaupre



The saltwater ship Pochard cruises by the village of Mariatown in the evening light. She was built at Shanghai China in 2003 and launched as Panarea.


Soon she was renamed and visited the lakes for the first time in the fall of 2003. She arrived with a load of steel for Hamilton and departed loaded with canola seeds from Thunder Bay.

5/30 - Marquette visitors - Lee Rowe

American Republic under the chutes

Wide view

Mesabi Miner delivering coal

5/30 - Point Edward traffic - Marc Dease

Algocape downbound at buoys 1 & 2

American Integrity up bound

Lee A. Tregurtha down bound at
buoys 1 & 2 of the Lake Huron cut

Quebecois up bound at buoys
1 & 2 about to meet
fleetmate Algontario

Algontario down bound
 after passing Quebecois

Algontario

H. Lee White down bound


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