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December 27, 2009

Christmas Day at Welland Canal - Bill Bird
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A rare appearance in canal from American Mariner, approaching Lock 7
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Stern shot
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Rt. Honorable Paul J Martin in Port Weller harbor
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Passing entry below Lock 1 as Algosteel exits lock and Martin slides along the wall.
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Another view

Hamilton December 26 - John McCreery
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Algosteel departing Hamilton. Port authority says it is going to Oakville?
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Hamilton Harbor
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Tadoussac unloading at Stelco
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Norris and Canadian Leader. James Norris having arrived Christmas day from Oshawa
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Norris, Leader and an array of tugs
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Tug Escorte
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Another view of the harbor
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Tugs Escorte and Omni-Richelieu
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Another view of the Tadoussac at Stelco  

Cote-Ste-Catherine Wharf Dec. 26 - Ken Goslett
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Maritime Trader passes the docked Martha L. Black
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Stern view of Maritime trader passing docked Atlantic Erie
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Maritime Trader with stern view of Atlantic Erie
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Atlantic Erie unloading at Ste-Catherine wharf

Welland Canal Dec. 26 - John McCreery
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American Mariner in Lock 4 on her return from Hamilton
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Another view
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Stern view entering Lock 5. Hamilton Port Authority gives her destination as Windsor
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 Algolake above 7 and Ashtabula bound

CSX Presque Isle Coal Dock - Bob Vincent
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Canadian Enterprise under the ship loader
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 Loading for Hamilton, Ont.
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 Boat's unloading apparatus
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Another view
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A look into the cargo hold
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Looking aft
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Looking forward
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Hatch crane putting on a hatch cover
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another view
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Bring in the boom
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Boom landed
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Boat's loaded- Last coal boat for the season
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Ship loader in the coupler and boat is leaving

Marquette, Mich. - Lee Rowe
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Dorothy Ann and Pathfinder departing.
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Passing the Mississagi at the harbor light.
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Manitowoc waiting to load in a snowstorm.
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Mississagi at the harbor light.
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At the dock.
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Smoke on deck.
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Saginaw approaching the dock.
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At the dock
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Approaching the stern of the Mississagi.

Vega Desgagnes down at Brockville, Ont. on a very rainy boxing day - Murray Blancher
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Algorail unloads salt on Christmas Eve at the Universal Terminals dock - Ron Beaupre
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Marquette Activity - Rod Burdick
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James R. Barker unloading coal with Charles M. Beeghly at anchor

St. Marys River - Roger Lelievre
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Biscayne Bay upbound at Six Mile Point late Saturday afternoon.
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Evans McKeil and Niagara Spirit downbound for Detroit with a load of  steel coils.

Historical Perspectives - Brian Worbrowski
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Calumet unloading sand at the Sand Supply Co. on the Buffalo Ship Canal from 11-07-04
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George A Sloan unloading Gypsum at the TDX Gypsum Dock (West Shore Coal Dock) on the Buffalo Ship Canal from October 1998.

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