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Extra Tonnage - Past Features

17th Annual Holiday Card Gallery
2015
Rare Trip Auction on a
Great Lakes Freighter
Winning bid $6100
2014 Shipping Calendar  
now available

15th Annual Holiday Card Gallery
2013
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Win a Trip on a
Great Lakes Freighter
winners listed, thanks for your support!

2013 Gathering schedule
Winter Lay Up 2012 / 2013
Know Your Ships 2012
"The Boat Watchers Bible"
2013 Shipping Calendar  
now available
Lost Mariners Remembrance
webcast November 10
14th Annual Holiday Card Gallery
2012
Survey: help us plan for the future of the
Maritime Center in Port Huron
The Nicholson Lines and Their Captains
Winter Lay Up 2011 / 2012
2012 Gathering schedule
A Voyage into History with the Cyprus
2011 Salty Photo Gallery & Information
Salties Visiting the Great Lakes in 2011
2011 Holiday Card Gallery
Lost Mariners Remembrance
webcast November 10

Toledo Boat Show and Marine Mart
August 27 & 28
Winter Lay Up
2010 / 20
11
BoatNerd's Video channel on YouTube
BoatNerd.Com Merchandise Sale
Public Photo Gallery updated
The Best Boat Picture Ever
contest
2010 Holiday Card Gallery
BoatNerd Classifieds
Buy & Sell
2010 Gathering schedule
Lost Mariners Remembrance Webcast
New titles added to the Great Lakes Book Shelf
Toledo Antique & Classic Boat Show -
Marine Mart and cruise
Win a Trip on the
St. Marys Challenger
Loss of the
Algoport
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Winter Lay Up
& Fit Out
2009 / 20
10
Know Your Ships 2010
"The Boat Watchers Bible"
Lost Mariners Remembrance
Live Webcast Tuesday 6 p.m.

Know Your Ships 1959
View the entire first edition Online

Preview the 2010 MHSD
Annual Ship Calendar

2009 Holiday Card Gallery
New books on the Great Lakes
Book Shelf
2009 Gatherings

 

The Great Lakes Engineering Works
The Shipyard And Its Vessels
Preview the 2009 MHSD Annual Calendar
Three New Photo Galleries
New Shipping Galleries
BoatNerd requests used computer equipment
2008 BoatNerd Gatherings
Annual Holiday
Card Gallery 2008
Win a Trip on a Great Lakes Freighter
The Building of the Edmund Fitzgerald
Special gallery featuring over 100 images.

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Preview the 2008
MHSD Annual Calendar

Lost Mariners Remembrance
Webcast Archive now Online

Winter Lay Up & Fit Out
2007-08

2007 Boatnerd Gatherings
Annual Holiday
Card Gallery 2007

The Sinking of the Edmund
Fitzgerald Nov. 10, 1975
Dossin Museum
Re-Opening

Win a Trip on a
Great Lakes Freighter
 
Preview the 2007
MHSD Shipping Calendar

Winter Lay Up & Fit Out
2006-07
Maritime DVD
Collection


Annual Holiday
Card Gallery 2006

Public Photo Gallery

Upload and share
your own photos
Webcam Fund Raiser
We need your support

Know Your Ships 2006

"The Boat Watchers Bible"
2006 Boatnerd Gatherings
Trip Auction aboard the Saginaw

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Trip Auction aboard the Saginaw
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Auction end at 11:59 p.m. EDT August 13
Preview the MHSD
2006 Shipping Calendar

Winter Lay Up & Fit Out
2005-06
Win a trip on a Great Lakes Freighter
2006 Shipping Calendar
7th Annual Holiday
Card Gallery

 
City of Cleveland
Bell Auction

Final bid $9,100
The Sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald Nov. 10, 1975
Edmund Fitzgerald
Programs

2005 Boatnerd
Gatherings

Night Watch for the Edmund Fitzgerald Webcast 
Nov. 10, 2005 4:30 p.m.

The International
Tug Boat Race
Soo Locks Celebration:
150th Anniversary

Trip Auction
Your choice, the Lee A.
or Paul R. Tregurtha
Launch of the
new Mackinaw
(WLBB 30)
Know Your Ships 2005
"The Boat Watchers Bible"

In Memoriam:
Andy LaBorde

Trip on the Mataafa
100 Years Ago
Preview the 2005
MHSD Calendar

6th Annual
Holiday Card Gallery

Daily News
Photo Ga
llery
Winter Lay-up 2004-05

Edmund Fitzgerald
Memorial Webcast
Calendar give away has ended, thank you for your feed back.

5 New Titles on
the Great Lakes
Book Shelf page

Know Your Ships 2004
"The Boat Watchers Bible"
Now Available

Historic Lake
Vessels in Color
Collector Photo
Series #1

Annual Boatnerd
Gatherings

Onboard the U.S. Coast
Guard Cutter Hollyhock
Edmund Fitzgerald
Memorial Webcast

2004 Detroit Tug Race

Winter Lay-up 2003-04

Preview the 2004
MHSD Calendar

Annual Holiday
Card Photo Gallery

Ride along with the Canadian Coast Guard Ship Griffon
In Memoriam
Tim Slattery

Ride Along with the Canadian
Coast Guard ship Gull Isle

Win a Trip on
the Charles M. Beeghly

The Unstoppable
Samuel Risley

Canadian Tankers
of the Great Lakes

Silent Auction of Great
Lakes memorabilia

The Sinking of the Edmund
Fitzgerald Nov. 10, 1975


Welland Canal Gathering
October 17 & 18

Shipping Videos
webcast

Inside the Federal Weser

 

Know Your Ships 2003
"The Boat Watchers Bible"
Now Available

Fawn Island - St. Clair River Gathering
July 12

4th Annual Soo
Locks Gathering
June 27 & 28

 

The Mighty Mackinaw featured
in the Winter Great Laker

Annual Lake Michigan
Carferry Badger Gathering - May 31

The long awaited revised
First Volume of Ahoy & Farewell

Vermontborg
Grounds

Win a trip on a
Great Lakes Freighter

Winter Lay-up 2002-03

Seaway Ships 2002
Ride along with SAR
Station Port Weller

Windoc Accident
Report Released

4th Annual
Holiday Card Gallery
Pictures from the
Welland Canal Gathering

Preview the 2003
MHSD Calendar

Sleeping Giant A look
inside The Edward  L. Ryerson

The Sinking of the
Edmund Fitzgerald
Nov. 10, 1975

New Books on the
Great Lakes Book Shelf

Shipwrecks Remembered
November 2

3rd Annual Soo Locks
Gathering  pictures

Hall Corporation Tankers
of the Great Lakes

Great Lakes Freighters
Great Lakes Super Store

Know Your Ships 2002
"The Boat Watchers Bible"

 


2nd Annual Lake
Michigan Carferry
Gathering


The Ships of Collingwood
Revised Edition

Art of the
Model Builder

Tug Boat
Photo Gallery

Winter Project: An
Easy to Build Tug

Winter Lay-up 2001-02

New Books on the
Great Lakes Book Shelf

2002 MHSD Calendar

3rd Annual Card Gallery

To Massena and Back
Aboard the Roger Stahl

The Lakes Newest
Thousand Footer

Branch Lines and Socanav 
Tankers of the Great Lakes

Sailor's Spouse
Chat & Discussion

Windoc Accident

2nd Annual 
Boatnerd Gatherings

Real Time Map
of the Seaway

Win a Trip on a 
Great Lakes Freighter

Cruise the Seaway
With Coastal Expeditions

Tall Ships Great 
Lakes Challenge

Know Your Ships 2001
"The Boat Watchers Bible"

Winter Lay-up 2000-01

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Save our Steel
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Great Lakes Ship
Wreck Files

Central Marine Logistics
Home Page

2001 MHSD
Calendar Preview

Behind the Scenes
at the Welland Canal

Holiday Card
Photo Gallery


Algoma Central Corp.

Charity Auction for a Trip
on the Kaye E. Barker

1st Annual Gathering East
October 28, 2000
At the Welland Canal

New Great Lakes Books

The Education And
Curriculum Homesite
(T.E.A.C.H. Great Lakes)

Imperial Oil Tankers
of the Great Lakes

The Liberty Ship
John W. Brown

Own a Piece of
the John W. Brown

 

Soo Lock Tours Canada
Offical Lock Tour of
the Boatnerd web site

Lakers and Salties
1999 - 2000

Know Your Ships 2000

1st annual
Boatnerd Gathering

Tragedy in the Straights:
Cedarville Remembered

Win a Trip on the
Lee A. Tregurtha

Coal to Canada A
History of  the Ontario
Car Ferry Company
Coal to Canada

Seaway Ships 1999
Millennium Edition

Winter Lay-up 1999-00

 

Algoma Central's
Centennial Site

Niagara's Shipbuilding Heritage

Tin Stackers - The History 
of the Pittsburgh Steamship Company

Year 2000
Calendar Teaser

1st Annual Holiday
Gift Card Contest

Christening of the
Dorothy Ann and Pathfinder

Meet the Boatnerd

Sweetwater Seas Historical
Trivia News clippings

Huron Lightship
Take the Virtual Tour

Winter Lay-up 1998-99

The Sinking of the
Edmund Fitzgerald Nov. 10, 1975

 

 

Deep Six:
Titanics of the Great Lakes

A Tale of Two Ships
The making of the Canadian Transfer

Echo Soundings Marine News

Our "Downriver" River
Nautical History And Tales

Dining On Inland Seas

ART OF THE MODEL BUILDER

1997 Season Review

Winter Lay-up 1997/98


Nautical Works
Home page

Western Lake Erie
Historical Society



 Expedition '97 to the
Carl D. Bradley

Winter Lay-up 1996/97

U.S. Flag Shipping
on the Great Lakes

Great Lakes Shipping Cards

Edmund Fitzgerald
Interactive Explorer

The Bob-Lo Boat


Awards