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August 20, 20
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Seaway at Iroquois and Morrisburg Friday - Dave Bessant
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Coastguard man jumping into the water out in front of the Prescott station, for rescue- practice
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Kaministiqua downbound to Mariatown
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Kaministiqua stern view with coastguard crew busy painting the marker
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Griffon out in front of the Morrisburg waterfront
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Montrealais entering the lock at Iroquois with a freshly painted bow and lettering highlighted in red
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More painting on board Montrealais
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Montrealais leaving the lock, downbound to Morrisburg
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Stern view approaching Morrisburg.
   

Algoma Mariner Passing Port Huron upbound Friday for the first time -
Bruce Hurd
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Algoma Mariner passing Marysville and Port Huron - Michael Hurd
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Welland Canal Thursday -
Heather Maguire
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Algoma Mariner makes her inaugural trip through the Welland Canal - here seen sliding the wall into Lock 3.
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A closer view of the Algoma Mariner
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Nordport upbound at Lock 2.
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 Adriaticborg carrying windmill blades departs Lock 7.
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Adriaticborg stern view.
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CSL Assiniboine takes fuel below Lock 1
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CSL Assiniboine heading into Lock 1
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Montrealais, downbound, slides the wall into Lock 2.
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As the sun sets on her newly painted stack.
 

St. Marys River Friday
- Roger LeLievre
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Canadian Transport downbound at Six Mile Point.
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Tug W. Douglas Masterson on her delivery trip to Duluth. She is the latest addition to the Heritage Marine fleet.
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Stern view. Still registered in Texas, she came to the lakes via the Illinois Waterway to South Chicago and then up Lake Michigan.
 

Friday on the St. Clair River
- Dawn C. Roberts
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Saltie Kong Star
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Corn Hill
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Algoma Mariner
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Manistee
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 Saltie Adriaticborg
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Windmill arms
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Joseph Thompson & Joe, Jr.
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CCG Rouge Isle
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Walter J. McCarthy
       

Herbert C. Jackson at the Lower Harbor in Marquette
- Rod Burdick
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Unloading stone at the Shiras Dock
       

Port Stanley Friday
- Monty Young
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Carol Ann II with a nice new paint job
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No name applied Carol Ann II Bow
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Bastien Brothers with a new paint job
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American Century passes through the St. Mary's River Rock Cut on August 15 -
Sarah Brechbill
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American Century and the Neebish Island Ferry
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A big wave from the captain
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Recent Photos from St John's, Nfld
- Paul Beesley
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Atlantic Hawk comin' home.
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Transiting the Narrows.  In WW2 the Narrows were protected by a submarine net.
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Atlantic Kingfisher using her thrusters to move sideways into the dock.
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CCGS Ann Harvey taking fuel.  St. John's was a major convoy assembly port in WW2.
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Bollard Pull of 218 Tons.  That's massive.  In comparison the Samuel Risley has about 90.
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 Maersk Dispatcher at the dock.
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Outbound to the rig.  She'll be back in 2 or 3 days.
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Oceanex Sanderling heading for Halifax.  She does Halifax / St. John's.  The other two in this company do Montreal / St. John's.
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A relic.  There's been no RR in Newfoundland for many decades, but they have a wonderful museum.  All RR's in the province / colony were narrow gauge.
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How does one avoid the high cost of gas?  Electric bike.  It got me up the major hills in St. John's so I know it would work well in flatland areas.


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