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May 31, 20

Memorial Weekend in Duluth/Superior - Brad Krekelberg
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Great Lakes Trader at CN in Duluth
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Mississippiborg at Hallet #5
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American Century at Midwest Energy
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Quebecois unloading at St. Lawrence Cement
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Saltie Kurt Paul at Port Terminal with windmill components
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American Century departing with her load of coal
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Philip R. Clarke arriving with limestone for Cutler
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Clarke at the turning buoy
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Polsteam's Isa at Cargill B1
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Indiana Harbor arriving for Midwest Energy
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Keizerborg departing with grain from Peavey in Superior
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Mesabi Miner, yet another thousand-footer for Midwest Energy
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Clarke shifted to Two Harbors for taconite under the old-school gravity chutes
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Fleetmate Presque Isle arriving for the modern conveyor dock
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After some tricky maneuvering, she moves into place
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Completing the "borg" invasion, Alaskaborg waiting for a berth at anchor

Seaway at Blockhouse Island - Dave Bessant
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Tony Mackay leading Vigilant1 and Seahound up towards Brockville after taking Algontario to Montreal
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 Tony Mackay at Blockhouse Island
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Vigilant 1 and Seahound seem to be rafted together
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 Closeup with stack markings
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Barnacle approaching Blockhouse Island
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Barnacle bow
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Barnacle stack and accommodations

St. Clair River Sunday, from the Diamond Jack - Roger LeLievre
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Welland Canal May 28 - John McCreery
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Hellespont Charger at the Homer bridge
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Another view
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Hellespont Charger entering lock 3
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Stern view on the approach to 4

Hamilton - Eric Holmes
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 Hellespont Chieftan in the Hamilton anchorage.
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Departing Hamilton.
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Stern view
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Work tug Kenteau arriving Hamilton
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Stern view.
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Canadian Enterprise arriving Hamilton
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Close up
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Stern view

Diamond Jack Lake St. Clair & River Cruise- Bob Vincent
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Saginaw River- Todd Shorkey
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Tug Zeus and barge Robert F. Deegan outbound from Dow Chemical
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Zeus close up 
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Seiche at the Soo Monday - Herm Klein
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Paul R Tregurtha stopped in channel above the locks approach.
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Ashmun Bay boat launch.

Green Bay - Wendell Wilke
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Leslie Foss and barge Foss 343 inbound for Bay Shipbuilding Monday.
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Chemtrans Havel inbound at Green Bay Saturday.
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St. Clair River - Don Detloff
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Diamond Belle and Algosoo at Marine City on Sunday morning
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BBC Arizona with a load of windmill parts at Marine City on Memorial Day 2011.

Iroquois and Mariatown - Ron Beaupre
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Ruby-T passing Loyalist Park below Iroquois on her first trip into the Lakes.
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built in Turkey last year.
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Nadro Marine tugs Vigilant I and Seahound passing Mariatown.
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Tony Mackay passing Mariatown.

Isarstern at the Petro Canada Pier in Bronte - Eric Homes
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Mariatown - Ron Beaupre
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Bold World passing Mariatown upbound for Lake Ontario.
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She is the former Stolt Kent
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Original funnel markings and the house flag to match.
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Isarstern up bound in the Seaway below Iroquois Lock.
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Isarstern making the turn below Iroquois Lock.
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Isarstern slides the wall below the lock.

Algoma Mariner under construction in China
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Herbert C. Jackson Loading Ore at the Upper Harbor in Marquette - Rod Burdick 
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Bow view with dock locomotive

Algontario tow in the Seaway near Montreal, May 28 - Rene Beauchamp
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Algontario Tow - Kent Malo
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Historical Perspectives - Jeff and Greg Barber
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Halifax downbound St. Marys River 7-25-05
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Algontario Upbound Soo Locks 11-05-08
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Frankcliffe Hall downbound Blue Water Bridge 10-13-87

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