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December 28 - 30, 2008

12/30 - Point Edward/Sarnia traffic - Marc Dease

Arthur M. Anderson down bound at 1 & 2.

Ojibway at the government dock in Sarnia

Manitowoc at the elevator in Sarnia for winter lay.

High winds on Sunday blew protective bow tarps off the Manitowoc and into this tree.

12/30 - Frisian Spring in Rotterdam - Chris Rombouts

12/30 - Soo traffic - Danny Hecko

The last vessel built at Port Weller Drydocks.
Algonova upbound at the Soo

Burns Harbor in a snow storm at Mission Point

Burns Harbor above the locks

12/29 - Pere Marquette 41 in icy Marinette - Dick Lund

Pere Marquette arrives just after midnight

The barge, minus the tug, unloads

Close-up of the notch of the Pere Marquette 41

The Undaunted is docked well behind the barge

Erika Kobasic, which broke ice in the Menominee River upon the Pere Marquette's arrival in the early morning hours, waits at the Menominee North Pier Lighthouse pier mid-morning for the Pere Marquette 41 to finish unloading before assisting the pair out of the river.

Undaunted breaks ice in the afternoon

Erika Kobasic returns to help with the ice braking

Mid-afternoon finds the Undaunted back in the notch of the Pere Marquette 41 as they finish unloading

After backing, going forward, and backing again, the Pere Marquette backs slowly out of the inner harbor

Past Menominee North Pier Lighthouse and ready to turn around to head to their next port of call

12/29 - Sakarya at the Snell Lock - Ron Beaupre
12/29 - Historical Perspective - Atikokan - Don Boone

Note the D & G logo on her stack
The first whaleback to visit Collingwood Ont. She discharged a load of grain before going on the drydock January 17, 1918.

12/29 - St. Lawrence Seaway traffic - Murray Blancher

Seneca down bound at Brockville


Stern view

Seneca drops the hook at Maitland for weather

CCGC Griffon attempting to pull markers at Brockville in very high winds

12/28 - Detroit River, An icy Amherstburg Channel - Dave Cozens
See details in the Port Reports on the News Channel

Bob-Lo Island ferry St. Claire V stuck in the ice

Another view

Iced in at her mainland dock

A view of the ice choked channel

Barbara Andrie breaking ice for the ferry

Tug at the ferry dock

Re-loading the ferry for the trip to the island

The ferry trip on a nicer day.

12/28 - CSL Tadoussac, making her way to lay up in Goderich - Dale Baechler

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