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February 16 - 20, 2009

2-20 - Edward L Ryerson upbound approaching the Soo Locks, August 2008 - Dean DeVuono
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2-20 - Historical Perspective -
Don Boone
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 Fitout 1966 in Kingston Ont. From Left Grainmotor,  Battleford, Glenelg and Midland Prince (Where picture was taken from)

2-19 - Historical Perspective - Don Boone
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The loss of Germanic by fire March 30, 1917
2-18 - Samuel Risley escorting Algoeast across Lake St. Clair - Ron Piskor
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Canadian Coast Guard Ship Samuel Risley leads Algoeast  through ice covered Lake St. Clair.
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Risley enters the mouth of the Detroit River.
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Algoeast exits the lake ice and follows the Risley down river.


2-18 - Montreal Lay-up
- Kent Malo
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Three former FedNav vessels waiting for a name change under the CSL flag, seen here at Sec 56 South.
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Canadian Prospector in Winter lay-up section 28 Port of Montreal.
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Gordon C Leitch having work done over the Winter Layup at sec M 3, Bickerdike basin.

2-18 - Historical Perspective -
Don Boone
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S.S. Germanic 1902

2-17 - Erie Lay-up - Feb. 12 - Brian Peterson
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Security Notice
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Roger Blough
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J.S. St.John

2-17 - New Canfornav vessel Brant Sorel-Tracy -
René Beauchamp
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On her maiden trip at section 19 on February 2 unloading some steel products. From there, she went up the river to Montreal to unload the rest of the cargo,  then proceeded to section 54 to load grain.
Brant is a sister to Blacky which transited the Seaway last year.



2-17 - Historical Perspective -
Don Boone
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S.S. Germanic 1899.  The last wooden boat built at Collingwood Shipyards.

2-16 - Cuyahoga’s last delivery for the season - Ron Piskor
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Looking up the starboard mooring line.
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With unloading boom still swung, the Cuyahoga has just completed its cargo delivery of the season.
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The last cargo was salt to Morton's on the Rouge River.
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The crew has just lowered the maintenance boat in preparation to cast off.
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The Cuyahoga's maintenance boat.
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Backing out the Rouge River.
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A crew member calls out port clearances over the radio while negotiating the tight confines of the Short-Cut drawbridge.
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The bow clears the Short-Cut.
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Cuyahoga at anchorage above Fighting Island awaiting an icebreaker escort to Sarnia for lay-up and the end of a long season.

2-16 - Sturgeon Bay, Wisc. Lay-up -
Lee Rowe
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2-16 - Former Fednav vessels now owned by CSL. Lake Ontario has been renamed Oakglen -
René Beauchamp
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2-116- Port McNicoll elevator September, 2007 -
Viktor Kaczkowski
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2-11 - Historical Perspective - The L.A. McCorquedale, back in service after her sinking as the Ralph Budd, as shown last week. -
Marc Vander Meulen
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Date, location and photographer unknown. Slide from the Skip Meier collection.

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