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December 21, 2009

USCG Cutter Penobscot Bay passing Brockville Sunday afternoon -  Dave Bessant
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Approaching Blockhouse Island
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Across from Morristown, N.Y.
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Close up of the bow
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Superstructure and those flags
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Stern view

Duluth vessel traffic for the weekend - Travis Chadwick
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American Integrity loading coal at SMET.
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Algolake arriving Duluth through the ice to unload at Cutler dock then load at DMIR/CN.
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Stern view.

CSX Presque Isle Coal Dock - Bob Vincent
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Canadian Transfer coming in
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Pilot house
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Getting a little help from Great Lakes Tug Idaho
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Heading up river
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American Century unload at the International Dock
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Another view
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Michipicoten under the ship loader
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Another view
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Calumet coming in
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Aft Housing
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Starting to turn, to back under the ship loader
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Coal Cars heading for the thawing shed
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another view
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Cars in the thawing shed
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Cars heading for the pig hole
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Pusher man John Key pushing cars over the pig hole
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Pusher man view of the mechical pig taking the car up the ramp
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Cars going into the Dumper
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Cars being dumped

Mapleglen at Port Colborne - Bob Dowson
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Sunday at the Welland Canal - Bill Bird
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J.W. Shelley entering Port Colborne harbour as Canadian Progress begins to unload at old fuel dock.
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Shelley entering Lock 8
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Agawa Canyon headed for west wall above Lock 8.  She's headed for Montreal and long-term layup. 
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Tug Reliance and barge Ironmaster approaching Lock 8
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Ironmaster closeup
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Vigilant 1-assisting tow through the Welland Canal
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Stern view
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James Norris headed toward Lock 3
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Norris sporting a Christmas tree on the end of her boom.
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Stern shot

Seaway at Brockville - Murray Blancher
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Bluebill upbound at Brockville, Ont..
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Oakglen upbound at Brockville On.
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Oakglen upbound at Crossover Island

Ruddy departing Iroquois Lock - Ron Beaupre
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Ruddy downbound in the St. Lawrence River

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