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July 23, 20
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Whitefish Bay upbound Tuesday on the Detroit River at Belle Isle on her maiden voyage for Superior Wisconsin - Ted Hanifan
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Whitefish Bay passing Port Huron Tuesday night when a small boat drifted into the shipping channel

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Upbound
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Smoke flare dropped by Whitefish Bay
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Pleasure craft pick up fishermen who jumped from boat.
 

Audio from the Whitefish Bay
reporting to the Coast Guard.

 

Dutch asphalt tanker Stella Polaris departing Hamilton -
John van der Doe
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Recent Soo Traffic -
David Kaye
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Edwin H. Gott at the west pier.
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Tug Wendy Ann just west of the bridge.
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American Integrity entering the Poe Lock.
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Kaminstiqua leaving the MacArthur Lock.
 

Oslo Bulk 1 entering the Seaway for the first time and bound for Valleyfield - Rene Beauchamp
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Whitefish Bay between Lock 2 & 3
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Whitefish Bay on her maiden voyage into the Great Lakes
- Ron Beaupre
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She is passing Mariatown on Sunday morning.
       

Hon. James L. Oberstar Sunday -
Glenn Blaszkiewicz
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Leaving Duluth Just before 11 a.m.
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Two hours later arriving at Two Harbors, Minn.
     

US Brig Niagara, heading up the St. Marys River last week -
Bonnie Barnes
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Crew aloft
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Brig Niagara passing the Paul Tregurtha
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Twin Ports -
Peter Lapinski
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Edwin H Gott arriving Dulut
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American Century arriving Two Harbors
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Algoma transport backing through harbor to Hallet 8 to unload stone
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Presque isle at port terminal for repairs
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Algosteel arrives in Owen Sound for lay-up -
Shane Ruther
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 Algosteel a few Miles off Owen Sound around noon.
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  The Owen Sound harbor, for those who are not familiar with it. It consists of 1 Large Grain Elevator (right) and 2 cement silos(left). Also Along the East (left) side of the harbor is a few thousand feet of dock space which is used to tie up ships in the winter months for layup. Even though not visible in the Picture, between the elevators and Silos is a channel, which will lead into the harbor.
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Algosteel off Balmy Beach ON again, showing how wide Owen Sound Bay really is.
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 Algosteel Entering Owen Sound Harbor
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Stern view.
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Alongside South East Layup dock.
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Pushing on the power to Get the ship against the dock wall.
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Later in the day, work has begun on her, notice the boom up.
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Algosteel and work barge. Taken from tenth street bridge.
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Bow view, docked.

Kayaking with tall ships on the St. Clair River -
Aidan Kemp
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Recent St. Marys River Traffic
- Roger LeLievre
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USCG Alder in the Mac Lock.
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Algoma Montrealais in the upper lock approach.
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Baie St. Paul at Mission Point.
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Kaye E. Barker and tour boat Bide-A-Wee against at backdrop of bridges.
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Corps of Engineers tug basin showing Paul Bunyan, Billmaier and the recently sunk tug Hammond Bay, which is now back in action.
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Pilot tug Empire State.
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Ferry Joelle AnnMarie and the tug formerly known as William Hoey.
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Ojibway in the Mac Lock.
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 Tall Ship Peacemaker
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Norwegian tall ship Sorlandet.
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Norwegian tall ship Sorlandet - another view.
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Virginiaborg in the Mac Lock.
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Zealand Beatrix downbound at Mission Point.
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Awesome storm that moved through July 18.

Federal Asahi upbound after being anchored for nearly a month in the lower river.

Welland Canal -
Barry Andersen
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 Algocanada
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new crew member
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Labrador
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Atlantic Erie

Cedarglen at the Upper Harbor in Marquette -
Rod Burdick
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Arriving at the ore dock
       

Montreal -
Rene Beauchamp
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In the background are Saguenay and Richelieu astern of Atlantic Superior. In the foreground are some remains of the Canadian Vickers Shipyard.
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Oakglen laid up in Montreal
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Mapleglen laid up in the Old Port of Montreal.
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Federal Shimanto departing a bunkering dock in Montreal-East for Hamilton on Wednesday while the tanker British Serenity is docking at section 94 a few minutes before a thunder storm.

Manistee in the Trenton Channel
- Ken Borg
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2013 Detroit River Tug Boat Race photographed from the Portofino's Friendship -
Ron Piskor
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Passengers aboard the Friendship enjoying breakfast before heading to the starting line.
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Captain Sam and crew prepare to board the Westcott and head for the race site.
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Having departed its mooring under the Ambassador Bridge, the Westcott is about to swing downriver to the starting line.
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The Friendship's captain follows the Westcott to the race site.
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The crew of the Dykerlass shows off it’s “Catch of the Day” prior to joining in the race.
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The Tug Titan is seen with a Canadian Coast Guard boat in the background.
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The mail boat Joseph J. Hogan with the tug Dykerlass in the background.
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And they are off----With the Josephine, Westcott, and Hogan running neck and neck.
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The tugs R&R and  Titan along the Windsor seawall amongst the Canadian on lookers.
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The Joseph J. Hogan punches through a huge river wave that was generated from the racing tugs.
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The Shiela Kaye is seen mid-river after finishing the race.
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The female pirate crew of the tug Phoebe crossing mid-river after the race.
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The Phoebe’s pirate crew heading toward America
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The Friendship’s smiling crew members greeted their passengers after a great day on the river.
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The Algorail unloading salt along the Rouge River in Detroit just prior to running aground in the Saginaw River in June.


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