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September 7, 20

Navy week celebration in Detroit on Thursday - Kevin Majewski
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U.S. Brig Niagara moored in Detroit
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Looking aloft at the Niagara's rigging
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On board for the tour
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One of the Niagara's 32 pounder Carronades
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View of the stern
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USCGC Katmai Bay (WTGB-101)
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Plaque on board with profile relief of the ship
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Looking forward from the bridge
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The Canadian Patrol Frigate HMCS Ville de Quebec (FFH 332) moored along the Detroit River in Windsor, Ontario  
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USCG Boat 25510 patrolling the U.S. Navy Exclusion Zone around the vessels moored for Navy Week celebrations
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Coastal Patrol Craft USS Hurricane (PC-3) moored in front of the new Port Detroit Terminal
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 Interior view  of the bridge
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Forward Mk38 Chain Gun mount

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The saltie Federal Schelde upbound in the Detroit River gets the once-over from a USCG Helicopter as it passes between the  HMCS Ville de Quebec moored on the Windsor side and the USS Hurricane moored on the Detroit side
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The tour boat Diamond Queen gets the same attention from the USCG as it passes the Navy's exclusion zone. The Diamond Queen is the former Arnold Line Mackinac Island ferry Mohawk

Welland Canal photos from late August - Paul Beesley
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Norman McLeod and tug Everlast below Lock 2.
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On her way to Lock 1.
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Michigan pushing the barge Great Lakes below Lock 2.
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Michigan in the notch.
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Also on her way toward Lock 1 and Lake Ontario.
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USCGC Biscayne Bay leaving Lock 2.
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These Bay Class are very capable for their size and age.
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Sign says it all.
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 Leading a convoy of three toward Lock 1.
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 Unity follows the Biscayne Bay out of Lock 2.
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Also on her way to Lake Ontario.
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Sichem New York above Lock 1.
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Sliding the wall toward Lock 2.
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HMCS Ville de Quebec at the Glendale bridge with a 3/4 moon over the turret.
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 VDQ, her nickname, approaching Lock 3.

Cheboygan, Mich. - Dianne Donati
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