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April 6 - 7, 2009


4-7 - Canadian Transport entering the Mosely Channel in front of Cedar point to load coal in Sandusky - Bob Smalling

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Canadian Transport approaches the Cedar point pier-head light.
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Abreast of Cedar Point.
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Wide shot of Cedar Point and the Canadian Transport.

4-7 - Brockville - Dave Bessant

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Diamond Star eastbound Sunday evening.
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Rigel Shipping (owned by the Royal Bank of Canada.)
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Atlantic Erie passing in front of Blockhouse Island, Brockville Ontario
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Atlantic Erie coming out of the mist westbound at Morristown NY
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Algosea caught from the Brockville Museum in front of the BYC, westbound (upbound)

4-7 - St. Lawrence Seaway South shore canal - Kent Malo

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Bow view of the Tim S Dool upbound for Thunder Bay at the Kahnawaken Reserve Monday.
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Accommodations and wheelhouse of the Tim S Dool
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Bow view of the Algontario seen at Kahnawaken Reserve Monday after leaving layup at Montreal.
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Algontario's accommodations and wheelhouse
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Algontario port side view of her stern

4-7 - USCGC Alder docked at Cheboygan at the Old Memorial Moor (USCGC Mackinaw's home moor - Dianne Donati

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4-7 - James R. Barker unloading coal in Marquette - Rod Burdick

Dann Marine Towing's Zeus . - Ron Beaupre

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Heading up river past Mariatown for Chicago

4-7 - Algosteel at Owen Sound April 3 - Ken Goslett

 Spirit of Rochester -  Richard Cooper

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Cruise ship moored on the Genesee River Rochester, NY, in need of refurbishing before the 2009 season begins.

4-6 - Welland Canal Traffic
- John McCreery

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Canadian Leader waiting off Hamilton for entrance to the Welland Canal, probably waiting for the wind to abate.
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Leader departing lock 1 on her first trip of the season and bound for Thunder Bay
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Stern view of Canadian Leader
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Robert S Pierson above lock 7
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Kaministiqua down bound from lock 2 with Algoeast waiting on the wall
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Algoeast preparing to cast off
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Bow view of Kaministiqua on the approach to lock 1
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Sea Eagle II and St Marys Cement II

4-6 - Innovation with tug Samuel de Champlain
inbound in Muskegon Channel with Cement on Saturday morning. - Don Geske

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 This is the first ship this season to enter Muskegon.
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Paul Townsend in background.
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Innovation docked and connection to the unloading equipment.

4-6 - Maumee taking on salt at the Morton dock in Fairport Harbor Sunday - Bob Hunter

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4-6 - Laid up vessels at Toledo April 2
   - Roger LeLievre

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American Fortitude waits for a fit out that may not come this season.
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American Integrity with anchors still down.
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American Republic laid up near the shipyard.
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Bows of American Valor and American Integrity
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John J. Boland is ahead of the American Republic.
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Adam E. Cornelius and American Fortitude
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Carfloat Pere Marquette 10 in the Frog Pond.
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H. Lee White and American Valor at the coal dock.

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