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June 8, 2015

 Point Edward/Sarnia - Marc Dease
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H. Lee. White making the turn downbound at 1 & 2.
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A very light Thunder Bay downbound at 1 & 2.
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Ojibway taking on a load at Sarnia under threatening skies.
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Edwin H. Gott making the turn downbound at 1 & 2.
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Wheelhouse close up, flying the flags.
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 Manitoba downbound at 1 & 2.
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Mesabi Miner downbound at 1 & 2.
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Rt. Hon. Paul J. Martin meets the pilot boat Huron Belle at 1 & 2.
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Ojibway takes on her second load of the year from Sarnia.
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Wide view.

Seaway - Murray Blancher
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Jana Desgagnes up at Prescott
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Algoma Guardian up at Mariatown
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Ojibway down at Mariatown
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Capt. Henry Jackman loading at Port of Johnstown

Recent Soo Traffic - David Kaye
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 Lee A Tregurtha downbound in the Lock Canal.
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American Courage leaving the MacArthur Lock.
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Buffalo entering the MacArthur Lock.
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 Buffalo and St Clair in the Locks.
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Buffalo up bound into the sunset.
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Saginaw downbound Mission Point.
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Mesabi Miner downbound at the West Pier.
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Gadwall at the West Pier
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Michipicten at the International Bridge.
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Roger Blough and Walter J McCarthy passing.
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 Sam Laud in the MacArthur Lock.
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Algoma Spirit upbound passing Sherman Park.
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Burns Harbor upbound at the West Pier.
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Joyce L VanEnkevort downbound passing Sherman Park.
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Thunder Bay Passing through the Poe Lock.
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Mississagi in Benton Harbor - Cindy Cosgrove
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Missisagi at the Central Dock in Benton Harbor Saturday.
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Discharging her load
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Bow view

Saginaw River- Todd Shorkey
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 Algoway inbound at Cheboyganing Creek. 
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Stern view making the turn

St. Clair River
- Don Detloff
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Walter J. McCarthy Jr. at Port Huron Saturday
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Great Republic at Algonac State Park on Sunday.
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Federal Oshima
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Tug G L Ostrander and Integrity Thursday.
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CSL Niagara
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Mail deliveries aboard the J.W. Westcott II Saturday

Welland Canal -Paul Beesley
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Algoma Harvester below Lock 2.  Water flowing off the deck is to cool the steel so it does not expand in the hot sun.  This would cause the bow and stern to drop and the ship will become overdraft fore and aft.
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Harvester on the wall sliding toward Lock 1.
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 Cedarglen clears Lock 1 as the Algoma Navigator prepares to take then lock.
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Cedarglen on the way to Lock 2.
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Puffin below Lock 2.
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Puffin approaching Lock 1.
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Gadwall above Lock 7 downbound.
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Gadwall sliding into Lock 7.
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Wigeon below Lock 2.
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Wigeon approaches Lock 1.
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ASI Clipper enters Lock 2.
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Florijngracht in Lock 2 fully raised.
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 Salarium downbound below Lock 2.
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Sterling Energy inbound Port Weller.
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Sterling Energy alongside the Salarium to deliver fuel.
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Yacht Three Sons ready to take Lock 2 from ASI Clipper.

Detroit - Capt. Mike Nichllols
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Sam Laud upbound off Detroit.
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Kaministiqua at Sterling Fuel.
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Algoma Hansa upbound off Windsor.
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Thunder Bay upbound off Detroit.
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Frontenac upbound off Windsor.
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U.S.G.S. R/V Sander off Belle Isle.
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U.S.C.G.C. Hollyhock upbound off Belle Isle.
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Huron Maid upbound off Rivard Plaza.
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Gadwall downbound at Windmill Point.
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Holland, Mich. June 6 - Bill Van Appledorn
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Undaunted / PM 41 being loaded at the Padnos terminal
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PM 41 bow

Welland Canal - Keith Wells
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Cedarglen June 2 approaching Homer Bridge.
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Ojibway approaching Lock 2.

St. Clair River traffic Wednesday - Kevin Majewski 
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Mesabi Miner bow on.
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Downbound at St. Clair.
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The downbound Mesabi Miner squeezes by the upbound CSL Laurentien as the Bramble watches.
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 CSL Laurentien upbound above the Seaway Terminal.
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Rt. Hon. Paul J. Martin downbound at St. Clair.


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