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February 19 - 22, 2015

2/22 - CCGS Samuel Risley assists theArthur M. Anderson on Lake Erie, Sunday - Photo courtesy of the Canadian Coast Guard
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CCG Helicopter, CCGS Samuel Risley on Lake Erie Sunday.


Arthur M. Anderson stuck off Conneaut - Gene Polaski
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2/21 - Erie Lay-up - Brian W.
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Thunder Bay in the West Slip
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Bow thruster on the Thunder Bay.
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Superstructure of the Thunder Bay. The tug Dorothy Ann is to the left background.
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Roger Blough at old Ore Dock & the barge Pathfinder in the Dry Dock Slip.
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Roger Blough showing both sides of her shuttle boom unloader. A bubbler system is keeping ice away from the prop & rudder but the Seagulls seem to love it.
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Thunder Bay locked in by ice on a -3 degree day. Spring seems a million years away, but the sun sure was nice.

2/20 - Lake Erie Icebreaking -
U. S. and Canadian Coast Guards
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Arthur M. Anderson is beset in ice near Ashtabula, Ohio Thursday (Canadian Coast Guard Photo)
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Bristol Bay breaks ice outside of Ashtabula (Canadian Coast Guard Photo)
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Griffon en route to a rendezvous with the Bristol Bay (Canadian Coast Guard Photo)
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The Bristol Bay in the ice field outside Ashtabula, Ohio. The cutter has encountered ice 8 to 10 feet in Lake Erie and brash ice, which is the jagged landscape, 5 to 6 feet thick.
(U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Cmdr. John Henry)
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Bristol Bay backs down from a wall of ice as it prepares to ram the wall in efforts to clear a path into Ashtabula. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Cmdr. John Henry)
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An air crew from Coast Guard Air Station Detroit delivers resupply food to the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Bristol Bay outside of Ashtabula, Ohio, Feb. 19. It was taking longer than anticipated to open a path into Ashtabula and the cutter's crew was running low on food. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Charlie Kelly)

Arthur M. Anderson stuck off Conneaut and Bristol Bay off Ashtabula Thursday - John Unterwagner

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Periodic plumes of heavy black smoke would indicate that she was attempting to enter Conneaut Harbor on her own power, but was making little or no progress.
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Peter R. Cresswell at Marysville -
Eric Cameron
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Winter fleet in Sarnia Saturday -
Matt Miner
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CSL Niagara tied up at Cargil.
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Algoma Olympic at the Government Dock.
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Algoma Olympic & CSL Niagara.
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Tug Pride & CSL Niagara.
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Calumet & Michipicoten in the North Slip.
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Robert S Pierson at the south end of the North Slip.
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Robert S Pierson.
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Michipicoten & Calumet.
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Robert S Pierson.
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Samuel Risley stopped for the night off Marysville.
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Algosteel stopped too.
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Panoramic of the Government Dock.
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Panoramic of the North Slip.

Canadian Coast Guard Ship Samuel Risley escorting the Capt. Henry Jackman


Panama Canal last week
- John Agnew
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2/19 - Arthur M. Anderson mirage taken from  Perry, Ohio Monday - Elaine Smith
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Port Colborne Monday
- Barry Andersen
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Algoway - tied at wharf 12 for winter work
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 Baie Comeau - tied on east wall just above bridge 19A
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Whitefish Bay and Rt Hon Paul J. Martin at wharf 16
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Whitefish Bay at wharf 16 with starboard side freshly painted
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Algowood at wharf 17
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former CCGS Verendreye awaits scrapping
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Algoma Progress at IMS yard

Sturgeon Bay Sunday
- Matt Stram
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Fleet mates Joe Block and Wilfred Sykes
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Cason Callaway in the graving dock receiving a new coat of paint. 
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Bows of the W J McCarthy Jr, Edgar Spear and American Century
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Sterns of the W J McCarthy Jr, Edgar Speer and American Century
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Callaway in the graving dock
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Tug Invincible
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Callaway backed in to its driveway appearing to be in the neighborhood
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James Barker, Paul Tregurtha, Sykes and the Joe Block

CCGS Samuel Risley from Windsor to Sarnia and escorting the Captain Henry Jackman -
Carol Launderville
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CCGS Samuel Risley in Windsor
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CCGS Samuel Risley escorts the Captain Henry Jackman Feb 7/8 from Windsor to Sarnia
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Officers and crew of CCGS Samuel Risley proudly celebrate the 50th anniversary of the National Flag of Canada.
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USCGC Bristol Bay breaks ice in Lake Huron
U.S. Coast Guard photos by Chief Petty Officer Nick Gould
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The crews of the Capt. Henry Jackman and the Coast Guard Cutter Bristol Bay witness the morning sunrise as they sit in a frozen section of Lake Huron, Feb. 10 . As part of Operation Coal Shovel, the crew of the Bristol Bay broke the Jackman free from the ice and assisted it northbound.
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Chief Petty Officer Nick Gould, Petty Officer 1st Class Dwayne Matthews and Petty Officer 3rd Class Angelo Barnett stand on frozen Lake Huron with the Capt. Henry Jackman and Coast Guard Cutter Bristol Bay in the background.

Port Stanley -
Monty Young
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CJ Weaver
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Carol Ann II High and dry
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Carol Ann II getting some work done
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Cosley Bros
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Weaver Bros with her name back on
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Susan Michelle - Support Tug for offshore drilling.
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Historical Perspective
- Jon Paul Michaels
In days gone by it was a special treat to see a ship go by with a deckload of cars and even some trucks.
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South Park
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Fort Chambly
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Unidentified Wilson boat
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About to lose part of the deckload in heavy seas


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