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September 23 - 24, 20

9/24 - Soo Traffic - David Kaye
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Indiana Harbor upbound leaving the Poe Lock
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Ojibway downbound at Mission Point.
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Baie St Paul upbound near Rotary Park.

Bushplane Days at Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
- Graham Grattan
At the Bushplane Museum on the waterfront. In conjunction with the celebration, an Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources CL-415 water bomber performed an exciting demonstration. These large planes are quite maneuverable.
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The CL-415 makes a pass.
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Drops her load of water. Arthur M. Anderson is in the Poe Lock.
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he CL-415 banks very steeply as it descends. I hope that the pilots are "well buckled-in".
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After landing; using reverse thrust, she "stops short".

9/23 - South Chicago Sunday -
Lou Gerard
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St. Marys Challenger holding short of 100th St. because the American Mariner ahead of her is delayed by NS5.
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American Mariner, bound for Muskegon with coal approaches 95th St. with the Challenger following.
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The tanker Algoeast heading for Kinder-Morgan at Lake Calumet is escorted by G tug Massachusetts inbound at 95th.
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The tug Defiance and barge Ashtabula inbound ready to dock at KCBX.

Cleveland -
Scott Tish
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G tug Iowa assist the Petite Forte-St. Mary's Cement through Center St. on its way out of town Friday.
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The Iowa and the Petite Forte-St. Mary's Cement swing out of Superior Bend while the crowd across the river enjoys the Avett Bros. concert and Jacobs Pavilion.
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With the Cuyahoga River closed until 4 p.m. for the Dragon Boat races the Algoway and Cuyahoga wait at West 3rd Street Saturday.
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Algoway heads for Sarnia at sunset.
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 The Iowa assist the Sea Eagle II-St. Mary's Cement II at drawbridge NS1 inbound for the St. Mary's Cement Terminal upriver.
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At Superior Bend

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The Iowa and the Sea Eagle II-St. Mary's Cement II
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The California and the Cuyahoga wait at Collision Bend for the upbound Iowa with the Sea Eagle II-St. Mary's Cement II.

Saginaw River -
Todd Shorkey
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Moore - Kuber unloading at Bay City Wirt. 
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Boom view showing the crew
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Stern view
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Outbound with the Appledore IV close behind.
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Headed outbound for the Saginaw Bay
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Undaunted - Pere Marquette 41 unloading at Bay Aggregates

Detroit River Saturday -
 Matt Miner
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Algoma Olympic, Capt Henry Jackman, Mississagi, Peter R Cresswell, and Paul R Tregurtha.
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Paul R Tregurtha passing the unloading Algoma Olympic

Soo Traffic -
David Kaye
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Vamebank at the Bridge.
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Edwin H Gott downbound for the Poe Lock.
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Alpena upbound leaving the MacArtur Lock.
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Tug Anglian Lady in the MacArthur Lock.
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Edenborg leaving the MacArther Lock.
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Baie Comeau headed for the Poe Lock.
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Baie Comeau downbound passing Rotary Park.
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American Courage downbound at International Bridge.
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 Federal Rideau at Bridge.

USCG Alder in Toledo -
Bob Vincent
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The Duluth based cutter was in town for training.

Cheboygan, Michigan -
Dianne Donati
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Capt. Henry Jackman on Lake Erie -
Dan S.
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Welland Gathering -
Dotti Caldwell
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Ojibway putting on her brakes entering Lock 7.
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Algolake exiting Lock 7 on a beautiful day.
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Fellow boatnerd taking shots of the  Captain Henry Jackman heading toward Lock 4.
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Polsteam's Isadora coming off Lake Ontario and heading toward Lock 1.
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Elisabeth Shulte entering Lock 2.
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Full view of Elisabeth Shulte in the Canal.
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Lifeboat from Stm. James Norris looking very clean!
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Maumee and "company" at Port Colbourne ship breakers.
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 Another shot of the Maumee almost looks  like she is moving.
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Cutting away on stern of the Maumee at IMS, Port Colborne
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Nerds checking out the engine gauges from the Maumee,  Note the desk up above!
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Sign board with various steering instructions from Maumee. Helpful!

Recent Activity at the Upper Harbor in Marquette
- Rod Burdick
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Herbert C. Jackson arriving on a fall like evening in September
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Michipicoten arriving
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Kaye E. Barker loading ore at sunset
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Algosoo loading ore for Quebec City

Historical Perspective -
Grounded Frontenac 1979 - Duane T. Holsen
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Historical Perspectives -
Lucas McGrail Collection
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CSL freighter upbound at Detroit in 1955.
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Unknown vessels and port.

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