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February  27- 28, 2009

2-28 - Sault Ste. Marie Lay-Up Scenes - Alex and Max Mager
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E.M. Ford in Sault Ste. Marie, ON
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Another view
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Bow close-up
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2-28 - Layup at Escanaba, Mich. 
- Feb 27 - Danny Hecko
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Joseph H. Thompson
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Joseph H. Thompson Jr.
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Great Lakes Trader
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Joyce L. VanEnkevort

2-28 - St. Clair River ferries - February 16 - Tom Hynes
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City of Algonac approaches the slip in Algonac.
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Islander, the Russell Island ferry, hauled out at Sans Souci.
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Bow view of Islander.
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Tug Canadian Mist at Champion's Auto Ferry dock, Harsens Island.
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North Channel deck view, Harsens Island.
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North Channel docked at Harsens Island.
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Middle Channel approaching Harsens Island.
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Middle Channel approaching mainland.
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South Channel undergoing maintenance, Harsens Island.
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South Channel hoisted out, Harsens Island.
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Daldean approaching Marine City.
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Daldean docking at Marine City.
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Daldean's pilot house.
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Daldean bow or stern view.
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Daldean cabin side.

2-28 - Historical Perspective - Don Geske

2-28 - Historical Perspective -
Don Boone
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Can you ID the ship that is downbound in Lock #4  This card was posted on the 25th but with the downbound ship cut off. How many cards are in this series? If you know the answers please post to the
Search Page.
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 Photo of  Steam Engine that drove
the Pump [1901-02] to empty Drydocks at
Collingwood Shipyards  the pump itself
is buried under Shipyard Development.

2-27 - Sturgeon Bay Lay-up -
Chris Mazzella - On Friday 2-20-09 the freshly painted barge Pathfinder was pulled out of the drydock at Bayship building by the tugs Jimmy L. at the stern and John M. Selvick at the bow.
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Philip R. Clarke
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Wilfred Sykes
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Charles M Beeghly being converted to a diesel.
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The new engines for the Beeghly?
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Stern of the Cason J. Callaway
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Barge Pathfinder pulled out of dry dock sporting her new paint.
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Pathfinder being tied up along side of the Joseph L. Block
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Sturgeon Bay lay up fleet. Left to right; Barge Pathfinder, American Century, Paul R. Tregurtha, Mesabi Miner, Buffalo, Tug Dorothy Ann, Cason J. Callaway, John Sherwin, Charles M. Beeghly, Arthur M. Anderson, Joseph L. Block, accommodation block of the Sam Laud in front of the Block's boom, Wilfred Sykes hidden by the Anderson, and the Philip R. Clarke.

2-27 - Historical Perspective - Don Boone
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1990 visit to the Fairview Cemetery in Halifax where 121 casualties from Titanic sinking are buried there. More in other Cemeteries in Halifax.

2-26 - Selvick Marine Towing's Carla Anne Selvick - has been laid up at the K&K Warehousing Pear St Warehouse Dock on the Fox River for over a year. - Scott Best
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Carla Anne Selvick laid up along the icy Fox River at the K&K Pearl St Dock in Green Bay.

2-26 - Historical Perspective - Don Boone
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 S.S. Imperial London Soo River 1970's

2-26 - Welland Canal Guard Gate final days -
Al Howard
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Guard gate final days
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Drained section looking toward wharf 6
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Drained section above lock 7 at sunset

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