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July 6, 2009


 
7/6 - Sunday at Welland Canal  - Bill Bird
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As CSL Assiniboine departs Lock 4 east CSL Laurentien is leaving Lock 5 west
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Passing entry above Lock 3 as CSL Assiniboine slides along wall and Rt.Hon Paul J Martin departs lock
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CSL Laurentien about to enter Lock 7
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Awaiting train traffic to clear the bridges at the base of the flight locks, English River creeps out of Lock 3.
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CCGC Griffon being refitted at Seaway Marine
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CCGC Limnos raised in Lock One
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As bridge raises, water drips from underneath as bottom of bridge is partly submerged.
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Stern shot of Limnos-will spend the night at Port Colborne.  
   

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Port Huron Sunday  - Bruce Hurd
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Fairload docked at the Bean Dock in Port Huron
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BBC Vermont leaving Sarnia's Government dock
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Quebecois downbound north of the bridge
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Salty Maxima downbound north of the bridge
 

7/6 - Iroquois Lock
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Ron Beaupre
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Dutch Runner leaving Iroquois Lock bound for Halifax.
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Dutch Runner has cargo from Oshawa.
     

7/6 -
Dutch Runner downbound at Crossover Island  - Murray Blancher
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7/6 -
Army Corp of Engineers' Tugs and Barges at Marquette's Upper Harbor - Rod Burdick
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Secured at the Merchandise Dock
       

7/6 - Saginaw River
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Todd Shorkey
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Jill Marie and her barge of fireworks.  This was one of three different launch points for Bay City's big show.
       

7/6 - Recent Welland Canal
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Paul Beesley
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7/6 -
July 4 on the Niagara River  - Paul Beesley
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Four jetboats at Devilís Hole.  One in the background is going down through the rapids, the others are preparing to move up the river.
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 Heading up through Devilís Hole.
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Then you turn around and head down.  Guaranteed to get the passengers wet.
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 Another jetboat heading up.  The shore behind is the US side of the river.
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 No need for a passport to enjoy this ride.  It leaves from both the Canadian & US sides.
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The Niagara river runs fast here.  It takes lots of power to get up through Devilís Hole.
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 If for some reason you do not wish to get wet you can go in this boat.
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It might be a dry boat but you still get the great ride through the rapids.
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   Boat 5 going up river.  These boats can do well over 30 knots in flat water.
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Boat 5 coming down and soaking the passengers.


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