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November 30, 2009

CSL Assiniboine drydocking - Al Howard
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Welland Canal - John McCreery 
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Thalassa Desgagnes leaving lock 7
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Isolda exiting lock 4 downbound
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Above the Glendale bridge
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Under the bridge
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Passing the Pineglen
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Pineglen under Glendale Bridge
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Departing lock 3
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 Passing the Frontenac which is upbound in ballast for Thunder Bay
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Frontenac about to enter lock 3
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Stern view as the sun finally breaks out
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Approaching the wall above 2
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Isolda above 2

Saturday at the Welland Canal - Bill Bird
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Asphodel downbound at Allanburg
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Stern shot
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Stefania 1 clear of Lock 3
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Stern shot
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Montrealais clear of Lock 3 with fleetmate John D Leitch about to make a passing entry
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Leitch about to enter Lock 3

American Courage in Marquette - Rod Burdick
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Waiting to load ore at sunset

Asphodel departing Iroquois Lock with a load of grain from Milwaukee - Ron Beaupre
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Adam E. Cornelius downbound West Neebish Channel 2004. LT 17 in back of vessel - Charles Lampman
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Historical perspectives - Chris Wilson
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3 ferry boats -- again from 53/54 prior to opening of the bridge
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Close up of Ferry Straits of Mackinac--from 1953 or 54.
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Ferry Straits of Mackinac unloading.
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Other ferry boats unloading (not sure what 2 boats are there).
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Freighter Ralph H Watson as seen from the ferry (she was built in 38 and scrapped in 89-- I believe). This is from 53 or 54 I believe.
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Sea Queen of Munising--gives tours of Pictured Rocks. The tour company lists her as "retired".
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Hamilton Harbor (aerial coming in from the east).
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Hamilton Harbor--more close up.  Both from 1965.

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