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December 20, 2009

James Norris downbound at Prescott and elevator - N. Vandervoort
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Downbound Prescott
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Starting 180 turn
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Backing downriver
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Approaching elevator Johnstown
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Making the turn
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Entering N. salt dock
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Marquette Friday and Saturday - Lee Rowe
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Pathfinder backed into the dock Saturday
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Dorothy Ann
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Lee A Tregurtha continuing to wait, Pierson visible in the harbor.
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Robert S. Pierson in the harbor Saturday.
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Robert S. Pierson at the dock Friday.
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Herbert C. Jackson, Pierson, Lee A Tregurtha visible through the dock
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Lee A Tregurtha

Welland Canal - Al Howard
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Songa Topaz upbound below lock 2
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Accommodations and stack
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Calumet enters lock 1 upbound
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View of stack & bridge    

Buffalo, N.Y. - Brian Wroblewski
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The #16 dredge rig set up in the Black Rock Canal Entrance Channel in Buffalo Harbor.
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Tug Kurt R Luedtke bringing an empty dump scow back from the disposal pond as they cross the North Entrance Channel towards the dredger.
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The tug is now guiding her barge alongside the dredge rig. The Outer Harbor breakwalls, markers, and the Canadian shore can be seen in the background.
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This is a closer shot of the tug as she maneuvers her scow to make contact with the fenders on the #16 derrick boat.

Tugs Reliance & Jarret M upbound at Iroquois lock with barge Ironmaster - Murray Blancher
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Ruddy downbound at Maitland Ont. -
Murray Blancher
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 Alpena - Ben & Chanda
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Algoway at the Lafarge dock
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Backing out into the bay

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