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May 14, 20

Colorado Star in Green Bay Sunday - Andrew Roever
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Holland and Grand Haven Activity - Tom Hynes
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Gregory J. Busch and STC 2004 at Brewer's Dock in Holland.
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They may have unloaded slag from Indiana Harbor.
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This appears to be the first voyage of the season for the ATB pair.
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MCM Marine's tug Drummond Islander is tied up in Holland as well.
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Dredge pipe being stored out of the way.
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Tour vessel Holland Princess
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Stern view of Holland Princess
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Research vessel D.J. Angus in Grand Haven.
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King Company barge B14 tied up in Ferrysburg.

Soo Weekend - Lee Rowe
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Mapleglen upbound on Saturday.
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Presque Isle upbound Sunday
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CSL Tadoussac approaching the locks.
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Ebroborg downbound.
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McKee Sons and Invincible downbound
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Paul R Tregurtha at Big Point

Buffalo Saturday - Brian W.
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American Mariner transiting the Outer Harbor as she comes around the Buffalo breakwall. An old "Milk Bottle" light is preserved on the Coast Guard Base grounds.
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The stern section of the Mariner swings to Port as they line up for the Buffalo River.
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Turning nice and easy on the swing around a lighted marker at Lighthouse Point, the Mariner kicks up some mud.
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Now the Mariner is heading up the Buffalo River Entrance Channel with downtown in the background as she passes between the North & South Piers.
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There's not much room in the City Ship Canal when the Mariner is passing by.
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She is now in the reach of the canal beneath the Buffalo Skyway Bridge as ship lines up for General Mills.
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As they come alongside the dock, the boom is being raised for the unloading hopper at the Frontier Elevator.
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This shot shows the close clearance on the Skyway Bridge as she clears under the span.
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 The buoy boat 49413 at the Buffalo Coast Guard Base was sitting in the Marine Travel Lift near the slip.

St. Clair River - Don Detloff
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Grayfox Sunday at Marine City
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H. Lee White
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Tim S. Dool
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Sandy Graham Saturday at Algonac.
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John J. Boland

Lee A. Tregurtha downbound at St. Clair, Michigan Thursday - Dick Wicklund
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Seaway - Murray Blancher
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GBL Thousand Islander V at the dock Gananoque On. Maitland On.
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Algoma Progress
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Federal Sakura
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Weekend on the St. Clair River - Dave Wobser
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Federal Mackinaw downbound
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Calumet downbound
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Calumet stern view
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American Mariner downbound
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American Mariner meeting fleetmate American Integrity below St. Clair
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American Integrity upbound
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American Integrity stern view
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Algosoo downbound
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Kaministiqua downbound at dusk
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Algoma Montrealias downbound
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Buffalo upbound
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 Buffalo approaching the Blue Water Bridges
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Peter R. Cresswell downbound
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John J. Boland upbound
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Ferry Sandy Graham upbound to Cedar Point Ontario. She is on a 4-day trip returning from Heddle Marine, in Hamilton, when she had been for service. The ferry serves the Beausoleil First Nation reservation on Christian, Beckwith and Hope Islands at the southern end of Georgian Bay.
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Sam Laud downbound
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Algoeast upbound
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Algoeast meets Algoma Spirit near Marysville
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Algoma Spirit downbound
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Lee A Tregurtha up in the evening rain
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Richelieu downbound in the early morning
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H Lee White downbound at Marysville

Hamilton, Ont. - John van der Doe
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Great Republic in Munising - Rod Burdick
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Unloading the first coal cargo of the season for Neenah Paper

Rt. Hon. Paul J. Martin entering the Cote-Ste-Catherine Lock Saturday downbound with coal from Superior to Quebec - Roland Van Bulck
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Marine Historical Society of Detroit Historian of the Year Award

Marine Historical Society of Detroit Historian of the Year Emory A. Massman Jr. The award was presented Saturday evening at the MHSD's annual dinner at St. Clair, Mich. Massman is author of the new book "The Nicholson Lines and Their Captains," which he signed for purchasers at the event. Author Chris Winters was guest speaker.
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Emory Massman presented the award by Society President Roger LeLievre
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Emory signing copies of his book.
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Chris Winters presents.

Historical Perspectives - Buffalo Tankers -  Brian W.
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Gemini being led off the dock at Mobil Oil on the upper Buffalo River by the tugs Iowa & Mississippi on a hot summer day in 1995. She was by far the biggest boat I ever saw that far up & it was pretty impressive to see her winding her way through the river.
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View taken from the Mobil dock looking downstream at the tug-barge combination Stephen Reinauer-George Morris unloading gas on a absolutely calm, clear, & perfect night, 9-3-98.

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