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April 20 - 21, 2009


4-21 - South shore canal of the St. Lawrence Seaway above Montreal - Kent Malo

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Sarah Desgagnes first trip up the St. Lawrence Seaway, bound for Nanticoke
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Sea Robin and her barge Hugh upbound for Ludington, Michigan
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4-21 - Clipper Loyalty going through the Iroquois Locks Sunday afternoon - Dave Bessant

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4-21 - Ryerson upbound on the St. Clair River - John McCreery

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Ryerson up bound on the St. Clair River
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Turning to port side, Manistee and Algosar in the background
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Passing Bramble and Highlander Seas
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 Saluting in front of Boatnerd Headquarters
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Past the Black River and headed to the Bridges and another salute

4-21 - Lee A. Tregurtha in Marquette - Rod Burdick

4-21 - Marquette
- Lee Rowe

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Unloading coal
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Bow view
James R Barker brought coal to Marquette's WE Power Plant on Monday during a slushy, wet snowfall.

4-21 - Saginaw River - Todd Shorkey

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Manitowoc outbound at the Lafayette Bridge
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Stern view


4-20 - Soo Traffic
- Drew Dewit

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Buckthorn Upbound At Mission Point
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J.W. Shelley Downbound At Mission Point
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J.W. Shelley Bow View
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Stern View Of J.W.S helley At Mission Point
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Joyce L. Van Enkevort and Great Lakes Trader Upbound At Mission Point
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View Of The Joyce L. Van Enkevort
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Stern View Of The Joyce L. Van Enkevort and Great Lakes Trader

4-20 - Mississagi in Alpena Sunday
- Ben & Chanda McClain

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4-20 - Capt. Henry Jackman returns to Marinette
- Dick Lund

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Capt. Henry Jackman unloading salt at Marinette Fuel & Dock on Sunday
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Dockside view
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Shipping the boom about 6 hours after arriving
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Departing (with part of the salt pile in the distance)
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A strong onshore wind didn't slow them down
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Approaching Menominee North Pier Lighthouse with the pierhead light of Marinette's Government Pier completing the "frame"

4-20 - Lewis J. Kuber departs winter lay-up
- Dick Lund

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Barge, Lewis J. Kuber, at dock early in the morning
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Olive L. Moore waits
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At about 1:45 p.m. CDT the tug is in the notch as the duo moves away from the dock
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The bow thruster of the barge is put to work
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Heading through the Ogden Street Bridge
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Heading out of the inner harbor
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Close-up of the Olive L. Moore in the notch
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Approaching Menominee North Pier Lighthouse on their way to Calcite, MI

4-20 - Welland Canal
- Paul Beesley

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 Federal Welland downbound approaching Lock 1.
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Federal Welland passing buoy WC9 just above Lock 1.
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Profile view of superstructure of Federal Welland.
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Federal Welland entering Lock 1 downbound.
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View of the shipyard in Port Weller.  On the left is the bow of the Algoport.  On the right is the hatch crane from an unknown ship.

4-20 - Lee A. Tregurtha in Marquette
- Lee Rowe

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Arriving at the ore dock.
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First man over.

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