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July 27, 2009

7/27 - Karen Andrie and barge Endeavor upbound on the St. Clair River - George Lee
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Alder in the lower St. Marys River - Roger LeLievre
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7/27 - Marblehead Ohio
- Bob Vincent
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Robert S. Pierson loading stone in Marblehead Ohio

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Milwaukee - David Borzymowski
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Stewart Cort-still laid up in Milwaukee
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John Munson anchored off Milwaukee
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H Lee White unloading coal in Milwaukee's inner harbor
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Capt Jackman unloading in the outer harbor of Milwaukee
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Wide view-Captain Jackman unloading in the outer harbor of Milwaukee
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Kaministiqua loading grain in Milwaukee's inner harbor
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John Munson Inbound to Milwaukee
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John Munson off Milwaukee on the hook.

7/27 -
Presque Isle at Stoneport - Ben & Chanda McClain
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Bow view
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Rainbow over the Presque Isle
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Robert S Pierson prepares to depart Cleveland on Sunday morning - Mark Demaline
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7/27 - St. Lawrence River
 - Rene Beauchamp
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On Saturday, the research vessel Coriolis II upbound on the St. Lawrence River off Sorel-Tracy.
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On Saturday, the excursion vessel Jacques Cartier upbound on the Richelieu River at Sorel-Tracy. In the background, Kathryn Spirit laid up. Note new hull color. The tugs are Jarrett M and Bonnie B III

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Cedar Beach, Ont. along the canal bank - John van der Doe
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7/27 - Iroquois Lock and Mariatown -
Ron Beaupre
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Chemtrans Weser is entering Iroquois Lock on her first trip into the Great Lakes.
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She was built in South Korea last year.
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Markborg passing Federal Yukon at Mariatown.
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Radium Yellowknife with BIG 551 has engine trouble and is headed for the nearest dock.

7/27 -
Welland Canal - Paul Beesley
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ASI Clipper at her berth in Port Weller.  In the background, Clelia II and Algocanada.  Jul 26/09.
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Stephen B Roman in bound toward Lock 1.  Jul 26/09.
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Niagara Prince downbound from Lock 2.  Jul 25/09.
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Clelia II disgorging passengers below Lock 1.  The passengers take a Wine tour as well as a tour of Niagara Falls and the Welland canal.  The ship picks them up again at Lock 7 and continues toward the upper lakes.  Jul 26/09.
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Stephen B Roman passes the Algocanada.  The Roman is upbound toward Lock 1.  The Canada is tied up for repairs to her bow thruster.  Jul 26/09.

7/27 -
Soo Photos, Apr 25, 2003 - Paul Beesley
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CSL Laurentien & Presque Isle passing at Pte Louise north of the Soo. 
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CSL Laurentien upbound at Pte Louise north of the Soo. 
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 Helena Oldendorff downbound at Parisienne. 
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Makeevka upbound above the Soo locks. 
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Island Gem at Sault Ste Marie, Ontario. 
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Missouri locking upbound.
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Quedoc, with the old Halco stack markings showing along with the Paterson markings, waiting for the torch in Sault Ste Marie, Ontario. 
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Roger Blough upbound at Lime Island. 
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USCGC Buckthorn at Sawmill Pt buoy depot on the St Mary's river.

7/27 - Aerial views of Buffalo
 - Dan Syrcher
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This is a general picture of the Elevator "District" in Buffalo.
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The English River at LaFarge sitting very low in the water.
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A ship unloading coal at the Gateway Terminal.
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Still a lot of coal to unload.

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Lake Superior near Duluth - Tom Caine
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Kahlenburg-powered R/V L.L. Smith (U. of Wisconsin, Superior) returning to Duluth
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L.L. Smith

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Duluth / Superior (complementing Paul Beesley's photos 7/18/09) - Tom and Nic Caine 
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.Samuel Risley backing into ice at Superior entry to break out Sundew and open Duluth-Superior Harbor
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.Risley makes quick work of backing through ice
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Sundew freed by Risley
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Samuel Risley
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Can anyone spot Paul Beesley?
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Sundew widening track
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Don't try this at home.
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Indiana Harbor assisted by G-tug Kentucky making turn to Superior piers

7/27 - Former Great Lakes vessels in Panama -
Kent Malo
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Centario Trader (ex Texaco Chief), both were seen recently at Balboa, Panama.
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Pacific Trader  (ex Saturn) at Balboa, Panama,



7/27 -
Cleveland Photos -  Kent Gurney
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Tug John Francis entering the Port of Cleveland 
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The Cleveland fire boat, Anthony J. Celebreeze, testing equipment in front of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and The Great Lakes Museum of Science and Industry, North Coast Harbor.
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Former Coast Guard tug Apalachee being refurbished and turned into a museum ship.
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The tug Cleveland, in the notch of barge Cleveland Rocks, unloading stone.
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St. Mary's Cement II unloading along the Cuyahoga River.  Tug Sea Eagle II is in the notch.
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McKee's Sons and tug Invincible docked at the Mittal Steel Mill on the Cuyahoga River.

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Detroit River - Mike Nichols
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Ste Claire at Nicholson's.
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Barge Detroit at La Salle, ON.
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Federal Yukon (Hong Kong) downbound in the Ballard's Reef Channel.
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Charles M Beeghly & J W Westcott II downbound at the Ambassador Bridge.
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C.C.G.S. Kelso at Amherstburg.
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C.C.G.S. Cape Dundas in the Ballard's Reef Channel.
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Sea Robin and Hugh upbound off Belanger Park, River Rouge,
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Robert S Pierson downbound in the Fighting Island Channel.
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Algolake with a rainbow.

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