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October 8 - 9, 20


Mariatown Thursday - Ron Beaupre

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Richelieu passing Mariatown on her way to load at Sarnia.
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Sunflower E was launched in China last year.
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 Sunflower E is registered in Italy.
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A work crew is getting the stop logs ready at Iroquois Lock. The lock will be drained this winter for the first time in many years.
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Amur Star departs Iroquois Lock while Sunflower E waits below in the river.
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Sunflower E cabins. She is heading for Duluth.

St Joseph and Benton Harbor, Mich. -
Herm Phillips
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Thursday morning the Mississagi was unloading at the Ireland and Lester dock
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Around noon Mississagi departed
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Maumee arrived heading to the Consumers dock to unload
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Erie Canal -
Jason LaDue
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Urger above Lock 32 Pittsford, NY
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Grand Erie Genesee River, Rochester, NY 
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C L Churchill Genesee River, Rochester, NY 

Hope Memorial Bridge
- Kate White
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Barge St. Marys Cement and tug Sea Eagle II
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Sea Eagle II
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St. Joseph Mich. -
Lou Gerard
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Mississagi unloading salt at Ireland & Lester dock.
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Backing through the Main St. bridge.
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Backing past North Pier Lighthouse.
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Out in Lake Michigan Mississagi turns north and Maumee waits to come in.
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Maumee in St. Joe River channel.
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Passing CSX bridge.
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Crewmen boarding boat to cast lines for tieup.
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Tied up at Consumers dock for unloading.

Robert S. Pierson at the Upper Harbor in Marquette
- Rod Burdick
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Arriving at sunset to load ore
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Salvage operation of the Tug Kristin J and Barges which ran aground off of Glencoe Illinois Oct. 2 -
Mike Hughes
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One barge has already been removed
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Cote St Catherine, St. Lawrence Seaway
- Kent Malo
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Wilf Seymour and barge Alouette Spirit tying up at the Cote Wharf due to heavy traffic in the lock area,
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Silos off loaded from the Stella Prima to be loaded on a barge for Thurso Quebec, via the Ottawa river.
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Barge and Boatman 6 along with the Lac Manitoba will move the barge and its contents (Silos) through the locks at St Anne de Bellevue, and Carillion, Quebec, for a paper mill at Thurso, Quebec.

Soo and Munising -
 Lee Rowe
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Soo Locks -
Michael Hurd
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St. Clair downbound above the locks
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Peter R. Cresswell at Essar Steel
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Avenger IV with the barge PML 2501 heading to Essar Steel
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Paul R. Tregurtha waiting for the St. Clair to clear the Poe Lock.

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