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October 30, 20
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Algoma Transfer was in Hancock, Mich. on Thursday unloading 10,000 tons of road salt - Danielle Adams
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Near High Point Road
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Nearing Shipping Canal Access site
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They turned around above the Shipping Canal Access site
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Docking
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Starting to unload, notice that there's some missing from the last load
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Watching the unloading
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View from the Houghton side
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Finishing unloading
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Just getting underway
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Approaching Lake Superior and heading for Thunder Bay

Tug Krista S. taking a scow up the Buffalo River Saturday afternoon - Brian W.
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Leudtke's tug Krista S. is taking her barge past the English River at the LaFarge Cement dock in Buffalo.
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The tug is wired to the stern of the barge in a push configuration for the transit up to the dredge site.
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All lined up for passage under the bridge ahead, the Krista S. passes the docked English River.
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Tug and her barge clearing through the draw at Ohio St. and headed for the dredge upriver.
 

Calumet River Saturday -
Steve Bauer
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The Wilfred Sykes passing Calumet Harbor on the way to Indiana Harbor at first light on Saturday morning.
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Running just ahead of the Sykes, the James Norris, a rare visitor to Chicago, enters Calumet Harbor with a load of salt after holding out in the lake briefly.
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After an assist in spinning from the G Tug Kansas, the pair starts up the Calumet River.
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Between 92nd and 95th St.
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Approaching 100th St.
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Crewmembers keeping an eye on the clearances.
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Manning the bow thrusters from the bridge wing.
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The Algoma Progress unloading salt at Midwest after arriving before sunrise.
   

Welland Canal Saturday -
Bill Bird
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Federal Saguenay upbound at Allanburg
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Calumet, an infrequent visitor at the canal having exited the flight locks
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Quebecois still sporting ULS colours with a load of cement for Duluth
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Tanker Ternen from Norway
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A rare white stack with a black border
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stern shot heading for Lock 3
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Jana Desgagnes clearing Lock 7
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luxury yacht Rena approaching Lock 7
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Recent Salties Toronto
- John McCreery
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Federal Ems being backed away from Redpath Sugar, Toronto
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Clear of the dock
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Tugs are turning her about
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Not leaving but coming back stern first to finish her unloading. Seems they are only using the new unloading device
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Ems is finished and now at Hamilton her place taken by the Chestnut

Virginiaborg in Lake Huron passing Cheboygan, Mich. Saturday -
Dianne Donati
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