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May 25-26, 2008


5/26 - Welland Canal traffic - Eric Holmes

Tanker Moor departing Lock 7.

Edward L Ryerson under Bridge 5.

Edward L Ryerson approaching Lock 4.

Petite Forte and St. Mary's Cement departing Lock 1.

Side view

Stern view

Canadian Ranger below Bridge 4.

Stern view

Anglian Lady and PML2501 approaching Lock 1.

Side view


Marlene Green below Lock 2.

Stern view

5/26 - Boatnerds on the Diamond Jack St. Clair Lake/River Cruise passing Vantage Point - Fran Frisk

Diamond Belle down bound. Capt. William Hoey at the wheel.

Another view

Diamond Queen up bound

Capt. Bill Cline waving to BoatNerd World HQ

5/26 - St Lawrence Seaway Traffic at Kahnawake - Kent Malo

Calliroe Petronicola down bound for Sorel, Quebec, under the Canadian Pacific Railway bridges, at Kahnawake Mohawk Territorial Land,

Also Sorel bound is the Maritime Trader, seen here above the CPR bridges

Stern view

5/26 - Soo traffic - Roger LeLievre

Robert S. Pierson enters the MacArthur Lock.

Vessel in distress, or a deckhand who didnít have his morning coffee?

Former Zenith tug Park State in Soo Harbor

Former Detroit tug Magnetic enroute to new owners at Bondar Marina in Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., dealing with customs.

Up bound under the International Bridge after passing through the Canadian lock.

At full speed above the locks

Former ferry Nindawayma at the Purvis yard above the locks, possibly awaiting scrapping

5/26 - Diamond Belle and the Diamond Queen carrying Boatnerds passing Algonac State Park.- Don Detloff

Diamond Belle

Diamond Queen

5/26 - Saginaw River traffic - Todd Shorkey

Moore-Kuber up bound at the Essexville Ranges

Another view

Stern view nearing Lakes State Rail bridge

Donald C. Hannah out bound at Bay Aggregates

Turning into the Dow Chemical dock

5/26 - Traffic at Hamilton and the Welland Canal - John McCreery

Maria Green departing with a steel cargo destined for Turkey

Edward L. Ryerson approaching the Burlington piers

Ryerson at Dofasco

English River at Wharf One Port Weller

Vigilant I down bound to Lock One.

5/25 - Welland Canal and Hamilton traffic - Rob Wolcott

Utviken exiting lock #7 down bound in the Welland Canal.

Utviken passing Blue Wing between Locks 6 and 7.

Utviken entering and Blue Wing leaving Lock 6. Blue Wing was heading up bound, while Utviken was down bound.

Algoville leaving Lock 4 heading down bound.

Algoville coming through the Glendale Ave Bridge.

Maria Green heading out of Hamilton harbor and out into the Burlington canal.

Maria Green heading out into Lake Ontario with the Edward L Ryerson waiting her turn to enter the Burlington canal and into Hamilton Harbor.

Capt. Henry Jackman with her boom over the side loading in the Harbor.

Close up of the loading operations on Capt. Henry Jackman.


Edward L Ryerson's classic lines as she heads towards the piers of the Burlington Canal.

The repainted stack of ELR as she passes the lift bridge of the canal.

Stern shot of ELR as she makes her way towards her turn for Arcelor Mittal Hamilton.

Edward L Ryerson passing Capt. Henry Jackman loading across the harbor.

A crew member prepares to be lowered over the side to start the process of securing her to the dock.

5/25 - Algorail in Goderich - Wayne Brown

Tug Ian Mac

Tug Donald Bert

Tugs assisting Algorail at Sifto dock.

Algorail at Sifto dock

5/25 - St. Lawrence Seaway traffic from Wellesley Island in the 1000 Islands - Fritz Hager

Peter R. Cresswell down bound under the 1000 Islands Bridge

Cresswell closer view

BBC Korea up bound with windmill parts

BBC Korea stern view

Algocape down bound with grain.

Tanker Moor up bound

Maritime Trader down bound

CSL Assiniboine up bound toward Lake Ontario (35 miles southwest).

Atlantic Huron follows about 2 hours later.

Canadian Ranger up bound light.

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