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August 7, 2007


8/7 - Historical Perspective - Steamer Sidney E. Smith wreck 1972 - Jon Paul Michaels

These photo’s were taken on June 5, 1972, 15 hours after the collision of the Str. Parker Evans and the Str. Sidney E. Smith by Jon Paul Michaels and the late Paul Michaels.

Sidney E. Smith lying
on her side.

Another view with Parker Evans
in the background.

Damage to Parker Evans' bow.

Another view

8/7 - Mesabi Miner i Marquette - Rod Burdick


8/7 - Windmill Pointe / Lake St Clair Traffic - Alex and Max Mager

Kaye E Barker at Windmill Pointe

Stern View


Stern View

Cason J Callaway in Lake St Clair

Stern View

John J Boland

H Lee White

Voyageur Independent

Stern View

James Norris

Stern View

8/6 - Vanessa C delivering windmill blades to Menominee - Dick Lund

Vanessa C passing Menominee North Pier Lighthouse

Stern view heading up-river

Coming through the Ogden Street Bridge

Stern view tucked in between the Viking I and Reserve

Stern close-up at the dock

Vanessa C prepares to lift a bundle of 2 windmill blades

A crane aboard the ship lifts a bundle...

... and lowers it toward the ground ready to be picked up by a special forklift.

 The forklift prepares to drop the bundle on a waiting truck

The truck is loaded and headed for another part of the yard

8/6 - Bridget McAllister, with the barge Atlantic Trader, leaving St Lambert lock loaded with with 6 LST's sea bound for Florida - Kent Malo


Close up of the Tug Bridget McAllister

Barge Atlantic Trader

8/6 - James Norris pays a rare visit to Green Bay - Dick Lund

Entering the Fox River

Bow profile

Stern view ready to make the turn into Fox River Dock

G-Tug, Indiana, pushes the stern around as they line up for the dock

Bow view at Fox River Dock

8/6 - Detroit River Traffic - Mike Nicholls

Algoway turning into the Southwest Sales Dock in Windsor.

American Century turning into Zug Island.

Isolda (Cyprus) downbound just below Fighting Island South Light.

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