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September 12 - 13, 2009

9/13 - Seaway Traffic - John McCreery
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Federal Danube downbound in the Iroquois
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Cuyahoga loading stone at Johnstown.
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Bow on with rainbow.
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Algowood upbound after delivering corn to the Prescott Elevator. There is an ethanol plant nearby.
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Peter R Cresswell unloading salt at Johnstown
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Front end loaders clearing the dock at a rapid clip.
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Holding the bow against the dock as the stern is swung out for departure.
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Backing out to head upbound in ballast.

9/13 -
St Lawrence Seaway Mohawk Reserve - Kent Malo
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Cuyahoga upbound for Owen Sound
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Barge A-390 and the tug Barbara Andrie
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Close up of the tug Barbara Andrie upbound

9/13 - Cleveland -
Bill Kloss
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Joyce L. VanEnkevort separated from Trader, being fueled from trucks
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Great Lakes Trader
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Trader boom and ore loader at Bulk Terminal (the loader used to be at Lorain, Ohio)
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Manistee at Cargill Salt
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G tug Montana
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Iowa, Ohio, Illinois, Maine, Deleware and Montana

9/13 - Iroquois Lock -
Ron Beaupre
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 Amalia heads into Iroquois Lock. 2.
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Tony Mackay heads down the river to tow the Wilf Seymour up for repairs.

9/13 -
Robert S. Pierson at the Upper Harbor in Marquette - Rod Burdick
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Stern view, departing the ore dock
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Turned and departing

9/13 -
 RCN frigate Ville de Quebec downbound on Lake Huron. Sept 12 - Terry McCullough
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9/13 - McAsphalt Marine's new tug Victorious and barge John J. Carrick in Halifax
  - Mac Mackay
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John J. Carrick and Victorious sailing from Halifax September 11 for Shelburne, Nova Scotia. The barge has a ship-like bow, allowing her to travel in more severe sea conditions.
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John J. Carrick and Victorious outbound from Halifax in ballast September 11, 2009, after unloading a cargo of asphalt. This is their first call in Canada.
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A close-up of the tug Victorious in the notch of John J. Carrick, leaving Halifax September 11. The tug is fitted with a towing winch and strongback, but is expected to remain in the notch even in severe sea conditions. 

9/13 - Marquette, Mich. - Lee Rowe
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 Saginaw backing away from the dock.
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Harbor Light
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Sunset over the ore dock
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Saginaw arriving at sunset

9/12 - Lake Michigan Aerial views -
Tom Kort
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Stewart J. Cort in Milwaukee
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Edgar B. Speer in northern Indiana
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Close up of bow

9/12 -  Along the Saint Lawrence - John McCreery
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 MSC Freedom upbound in the passage between Ile Aux Coudres and the north shore at Saint Joseph-de-la-Rive, Quebec.
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Stern view with mountainous background
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Montreal Express downbound past the ferry dock at Saint Joseph-de-la-Rive
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Another view
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Ferry Joseph Savard departing for the fifteen minute crossing to the Ile Aux Coudres.
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Stern view
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En route to the Island
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Downbound tanker Rainbow I of Panama.
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Radisson, another ferry on the island run from Saint Joseph-de-la-Rive, which lies approximately 60 miles downstream from Quebec City.
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John B Aird passing upbound

9/12 - Green Bay - Scott Best
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Heading for the last RR Bridge near Georgia Pacific.
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Turned into the slip and approaching the dock.
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Departing through the RR Bridge Thursday evening.

9/12 - Keweenaw Star downbound at the Soo - Scott Best
Sept 7 the Keweenaw Star was downbound at the Soo Locks on a Lighthouse cruise, and is in the process of permanently re-locating to Charlevoix. They stopped overnight in the Soo Monday and after a delay for fog Tuesday morning got underway to head to Mackinaw Island that night. 1-KStar-09-07-09-sb.jpg (125744 bytes)
Locking downbound at the Soo.
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Downbound the next day at Rock Cut.

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