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May 11 - 12, 2009

5/12 - St. Clair River - Ron Piskor
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The Huron Lightship’s stern flag waves as the Edward L. Ryerson negotiates the bend in the St.Clair River below the Bluewater Bridges.
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Stern passes.
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ELR passes the State of Michigan at The Bean Dock.
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This little guy will probably remember this day the rest of his life. The day his mom took him down to the river to see a Great Lakes Legend.
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Springtime on the St. Clair River.
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A Marysville local demonstrates one of many proven techniques in enticing a steamy salute.
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Passing the south end of Stag Island.
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ELR stern passing the River Crab.
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Downbound at Light 23.
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South Channel Harsens Island.
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ELR passing St. Marks Catholic Church on Harsens Island.
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ELR after passing the upbound James R. Barker at Muirs on the South Channel.

5/12 - Ryerson at Port Huron -
Ed Schuyler
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Passing the Huron Lightship Museum about 2:48pm.
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5/12 - Michipicoten in Marquette -
Rod Burdick
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Early morning arrival at the Upper Harbor
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Bow view at the ore dock

5/12 - Soo -
Lee Rowe
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Algosar arriving upbound Saturday.
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Departing Sunday.
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American Century
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Anglian Lady and barge 2501
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Atlantic Huron
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Canadian Olympic
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Canadian Prospector
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Canadian Prospector meeting Perelik
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Canadian Transport
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Perelik getting assist from Missouri
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American Integrity
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Gordon C Leitch
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Walter J. McCarthy
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5/11 - Welland Canal traffic -
Bob Dowson

Federal Polaris downbound at Lock 7

Stern view

Federal Leda downbound at Glendale bridge

Stern view

Tug Kathy Lynn

Tug Anglian Lady

Peter R. Cresswell

Group shot at Lock 4

Cedarglen at Port Colborne

Molly M1 at Lock 1

Wyatt M at Lock 1

Giovanni DP downbound Lock 1


Songa Diamond downbound at Lock 2

Stern view

5/11 - Tour boat Enterprise 2000 on drydock in Toronto -
Gerry Ouderkirk

5/11 - St. Lawrence River traffic -
Murray Blancher
5/11 - Iroquois Lock traffic -
Ron Beaupre

Sten Suomi upbound

Passing Crossover Island Light
Sten Suomi upbound

She is on her first trip into the Great Lakes

5/11 - CSX Presque Isle Coal Dock -
Bob Vincent
5/11 - Saginaw River traffic -
Todd Shorkey

Herbert C. Jackson under coal loader machine.

Loaded and heading out for Zug Island
Olive L. Moore & Lewis J. Kuber outbound at Cass Avenue

Stern view

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