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December 31, 20
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Drydocking the John B Aird in Port Weller - Paul Beesley
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The Aird leaves Lock 1 prior to turning.
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 Vigilant I waiting at the bow for the call to assist.
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Seahound also waiting for the call as the Captain of the Aird moves the stern to port.
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Waiting for a line.
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Almost lined up and ready to back in.
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Vigilant I helps keep the Aird lined up.
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Now the Seahound keeps her aligned while the Vigilant acts as brake.
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Job done & the Seahound heads for Lock 1.
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Vigilant also heading for the Lock.  The gate ahead of the Aird is already closing.
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 Wheel over to line up for the Lock.

John B. Aird arrived at noon Thursday for dry docking at Seaway Marine, assisted by McKiel tugs Vigilant 1 and Seahound -
Al Howard
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Cheboygan, Mich. Thursday
- Jon Paul Michaels
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Algosar approaching the Cheboygan River as night sets in.
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Ryba Marine tug Tenacious after breaking a path for the Algosar to the U.S. Oil Tank Facility in the background.
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Tenacious sitting in the ice abreast Cheboygan Crib Light waiting for the Algosar
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On the hip of the Algosar the Tenacious would help push them through the ice and up to the dock.
       

Capt. Henry Jackman down at Brockville Ont. -
Murray Blancher
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Welland Canal Wednesday -
Paul Beesley
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Algowood above Lock 2.
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Capt Henry Jackman clears Lock 7 downbound.
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Canadian Transport slides out of Lock 6 west while the Jackman enters 6 east.
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CCGS Cape Roger continues her refit below Lock 1.  She was moved out of the drydock to make way for other ships.  The flag on the Jackstaff advertises the Quebec Winter Carnival.
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Algowood approaches the Homer bridge.

Samuel Risley breaking the way for the Frontenac to unload in Midland harbor Wednesday - Derek Osborn
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Wednesday the Canadian Olympic arrived to load salt in Fair Port, Ohio -
Bob Hunter
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Kaye E. Barker downbound the Rock Cut Wednesday with a salute - Roger LeLievre


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