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January 27 - 29, 2009


1/29 - Cuyahoga delivering salt to Morton on the Rouge River - Ron Piskor

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Cuyahoga with its boom swung and unloading salt at Morton's on the
Rouge River.
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Just finished unloading as seen from the center of the Fort Street
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Getting ready to cast off and head to Nicholson's slip for a mini lay-up.

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 72,000 ton bulk carrier Pontodamon being towed to a berth at Trois Rivieres, Quebec to have crankshaft replaced - Kent Malo

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Pierre Radisson leading the way
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Ocean Duga on the stern
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Ocean Bravo forward tug. photos taken by Marq Doyon aboard the Ocean Delta at Trois Rivieres

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Edisongracht upbound on the St. Lawrence River passing Cap-a-l'Aigle, Quebec, June 30, 2008. Mac Mackay photo.

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1/29 - Historical Perspective
- Eric B. Johnston


- Historical Perspective - Don Boone

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Sparta photo with tug following collision 1938, St. Mary's River opposite Pointe Aux Pins.  (I took this photo when I was 13 in my small boat. They wouldn't let me on board. )
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Daniel J. Morrell, 1936 Soo Canal.
(I am in front of the ship at age 11).

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Canadiana at Fairport Ohio 1966

1/28 - Cuyahoa in the Rouge River Tuesday
- Mike Koprowicz

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Cuyahoga Approaching Jefferson Ave in the Ice
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Cuyahoga clears Jefferson, outbound the Rouge River to load more Salt.
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1/28 - Algowood and Algosteel in Goderich - Dale Baechler

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CCGS Griffon and Algosteel inbound
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Inside the breakwalls
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Algowood at Sifto Salt, Algosteel heading to the new harbour.

1/28 - Twin Ports Lay-up - Dan Ross

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The Speer and Munson from near the end of Connors point shooting across the bay.
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1/28 - Mackinaw leaving Buffalo
- January 26 after reportedly breaking ice in the Buffalo River for barge moving operations. - Capt. Caleb P Basiliko

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1/28 - Historical Perspective - Violet Bostwick

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The Lansdowne crossing the Detroit River in the winter of 1905

1/27 - Algosteel delivers salt to Detroit
- Ron Piskor

Downbound from Goderich the Algosteel breaks through the ice choked mouth of the Detroit River.

Wyoming steers the stern of the Algosteel through the narrow confines of the Short Cut Drawbridge.

Superior following the Algosteel’s bow through the Short Cut passage.

Superior with Zug Island in the background

Algosteel at the confluence of the Old Channel and the Short Cut.

Superior clearing out ice between the Conrail and Jefferson Avenue drawbridges

An Algosteel crewman calling out starboard side clearances through the Jefferson Avenue drawbridge.

Algosteel swings out her unloading boom as Superior and Wyoming finalize positioning her.

1/27 - Agawa Canyon in Owen Sound - Wayne Brown
  1/27 - Historical Perspective - Don Boone
S.S. Georgian At Collingwood Cir. 1930s

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