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7th Annual Winter Lay-up List - 2000 - 2001

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Vessel Name

Lay-Up Port



Algoma Algoma Central

Agawa Canyon Owen Sound Outer wall, Great Lakes Elevator - west side of harbor Jan. 6
John B. Aird Les Mechins Verreault Shipyard Drydock Dec. 24
Algobay Port Colborne Wharf 11 Dec. 29
Algocape Montreal   Dec. 27
Algocen Hamilton Eastport Pier 10 Dec. 23
Algogulf Hamilton Pier 10 (moved Dec. 2000) Dec. 25, 1999
Algoisle Toronto Red Path Sugar with storage load Dec. 21
Algolake Sarnia Government Dock Dec. 29?
Algomarine Sarnia South end of North Slip (behind USS boats) Jan. 4
Algonorth Montreal Section 56 South Dec. 27
Algontario Thunder Bay Keefer Terminals - first arrived at Pascol Engineering after grounding in the St. Marys River on 4/5/99 April 13, 1999
Algoport Sorel, Quebec   Dec. 26?
Algorail Thunder Bay Pascol Engineering Fit Out Dock Dec. 26?
Algoriver Montreal   Dec. 24
Algosoo Hamilton Pier 26 Dec. 26
Algosound Montreal   Dec. x?
Algosteel Thunder Bay Pascol Engineering for inspection Jan. 11
Algoville Montreal Shed 3 Dec. 27
Algoway Thunder Bay Pascol Engineering dry dock Dec. 21
Algowest Owen Sound East Wall Feb. 15 
Algowood Montreal Shed 3 Dec. 23
Capt. Henry Jackman Sarnia   Feb. 14
Sauniere Montreal Section 25 Feb. 3
Algosea Trois Rivieres Trois Rivieres Dec. 9. Was reflagged, renamed Ambassador and will spend winter trading on ocean. Departed Dec. 23. Dec. 9

AlgomaAlgoma Tankers

Algocatalyst Sorel, Quebec Section 16, operating as demand requires Dec. 31
Algoeast Operating as demand requires
Algofax Running all winter from Halifax
Algonova Sarnia Sydney E. Smith Dock Jan. 7
Algosar Running all winter from Halifax
Algoscotia Running all winter from Halifax

ASCAmerican Steamship

Indiana Harbor Duluth, MN. Port Terminal Jan. 8
W. J. McCarthy, Jr Duluth, MN. Hallet Dock Jan. 9
George A. Stinson Toledo C.S.X. Dock #2 Jan. 6
St. Clair Toledo Old CSX Dock (across from Burton) Dec. 31
American Mariner Sturgeon Bay, WI. Bay Ship Building Jan. 5
H. Lee White Duluth, MN. Hallet Dock 5 Jan. 2
John J. Boland Toledo Old Interlake Dock Jan. 6
American Republic Toledo CSX Dock #2 Dec. 30
Buffalo Sturgeon Bay, WI. Bay Ship Building Jan. 2
Adam E. Cornelius Duluth, MN. Cargill C Dock, now owned by the Duluth Port authority. Jan. 5
Sam Laud Sturgeon Bay, WI. Bay Ship Building Dec. 28
Integrity and tug Jacklyn M. Milwaukee Lafarge Jan. 7
Bethlehem Steel
Burns Harbor Sturgeon Bay, WI. Bay Ship Building Jan. 2
Stewart J Cort Milwaukee Advanced Boiler Dock, Inner Mooring Basin Jan. 9
CSLCanada Steamship Lines
Louis R. Desmarais St. Catharines Port Weller Dry Docks - for conversion Dec. 17
Atlantic Erie Montreal Elevator 4 ?
Atlantic Huron Halifax Dry Dock Dec. 27
English River Toronto Lafarge Cement Section 361 Dec. 28
Ferbec Levis, Quebec Section 70 Dec. 29
Frontenac Thunder Bay Keefer Terminals Dec. 29
Halifax Port Colborne East Wall below Lock 8 Jan. 8
Rt. Hon. Paul J. Martin Hamilton Pier 12/14 Dec. 27
Manitoulin Sorel, Quebec Section 17 Dec. 27
CSL Niagara Port Colborne Warf #17 Old Furnace Dock Dec. 30
Nanticoke Thunder Bay Keefer Terminals, Shed 1 Jan. 10
Jean Parisien Hamilton Pier 8 Dec. 25
Tadoussac St. Catharines Port Weller Dry Docks - for conversion Dec. 15
Sarah Spencer (barge)
Jane Anne IV (tug)
Port Colborne Robinhood Elevator Dec. 31
Tarantau International Marine Salvage, Port Colborne for scrapping. Towed there on Nov. 1, 1999.
Had been in Toronto at Cherry Street turning basin since Dec. 23, 1996
M.A.C. Gagne Former Saguenay - Thunder Bay, P. Gagne dock Moved Nov. 10,1997
Had been in Toronto since 11/30/92.
CMLCentral Marine Logistics
Edward L. Ryerson Sturgeon Bay, WI Bay Shipbuilding move to the old PBI\City dock on 12/7/00 Dec. 12, 1998
Joseph L Block Sturgeon Bay, WI Bay Shipbuilding Jan. 24
Wilfred Sykes Sturgeon Bay, WI Bay Shipbuilding Jan. 25
Cleveland Tankers
Gemini Operating as demand requires
Saturn Operating as demand requires
Keystone Lakes Shipping
Michigan/Great Lakes operates year-round

Desgagnes Transport
Amelia Desgagnes Montreal Section 44 South Nov. 30
Catherine Desgagnes Quebec Section 108 Dec. 24
Cecilia Desgagnes Montreal Section 56 Nov. 9
Jacques Desgagnes St. Joseph-de-la-Rive, Public Dock Nov. 3
Mathilda Desgagnes St. Joseph-de-la-Rive, Public dock Oct. 25, 1999
Melissa Desgagnes Montreal Section 44 South Dec. 15
Petrolia Desgagnés   Operating as demand requires  
Alcor Quebec St-Charles River Dec. 12, 1999
ess.gif (1689 bytes)Erie Sand Steamship Company
Richard Reiss Erie, PA. Mountfort Terminal Dec. 14
Great Lakes Associates, Inc.
Kinsman Independent Buffalo General Mills Frontier Elevator Dec. 16
Kinsman Enterprise Buffalo Buffalo Port Terminal Slip A (moves from dock to dock through out the season.) Long term December 13, 1995
Inland Lakes Management
J.A.W. Iglehart Detroit, MI Lafarge Cement Dec. 22
Paul H Townsend Milwaukee, WI. Compressing dock Nov. 15
Alpena Cleveland Lafarge Cement Jan. 3
S.T. Crapo Green Bay, Lafarge Dock - Last sailed Sept. 1996 towed to Green Bay in 1997, used for storage.
E.M. Ford Saginaw, Lafarge - Sept. 1996 long term used for storage
J.B. Ford South Chicago, Lafarge - 15 Nov. 1985 Milwaukee long term used for storage.
Interlake Steamship Company
Paul R. Tregurtha Sturgeon Bay, WI. Bay Ship Building (drydocking) Jan. 11
James R. Barker Superior, WI. Superior Midwest Energy Terminal Jan. 12
Mesabi Miner Toledo, OH. Toledo World Terminal Dock Jan. 10
Charles M. Beeghly Superior, WI. Fraser Shipyard Jan. 9
Elton Hoyt 2nd Superior, WI. Fraser Shipyard (drydocking in spring) Jan. 11
Herbert C. Jackson Sturgeon Bay, WI. Bay Ship Building Jan. 8
Barge Pathfinder and tug Dorothy Ann Sturgeon Bay, WI. For repairs Dec. 12
Lakes Shipping Company
Lee A. Tregurtha Detroit, MI. Rouge Steel Feb. 5
Kaye E. Barker Detroit, MI. Rouge Steel Jan. 6
John Sherwin Superior municipal dock long term lay-up since Nov. 16,1981.
llt.gif (2348 bytes)Lower Lakes Towing and Grand River Navigation
Cuyahoga Sarnia Grain Elevator Dock Jan. 6
Saginaw Sarnia Grain Elevator Dock behind Cuyahoga Jan. 10
McKee Sons (barge) Port Colborne Wharf 12, the Stone Dock Dec. 23
Invincible (tug) Hamilton Pier 11, Shell Fuel Storage Dec. 24
LMCLake Michigan CarFerry
Badger Ludington No. 2 Slip
Arrived at Bay Ship Building Oct. 31 for repairs, departed Dec. 28 for Ludington.
Dec. 29
Spartan Ludington LMC Slip 3 Long term Jan.20,1979
Oglebay Norton
Columbia Star Toledo T.W.I. Dock Jan. 7
Armco Toledo CSX Dock #1 Dec. 29
Reserve Superior, WI. Fraser Shipyard Dec.  27
Middletown Toledo Old Lakefront #3 Dock Dec. 29
Courtney Burton Toledo Torco Dock Dec. 31
Fred R. White Cleveland In front of David Z. at Ontario Stone #4 Dec. 30
Wolverine Toledo Toledo Ship Repair, 5-year inspection Dec.  20
Joseph H Frantz Toledo Hocking Valley South Dock Dec. 19
Buckeye Toledo Torco Dock Dec. 29
Oglebay Norton Toledo T.W.I. Dock Jan. 7
David Z. Norton Cleveland Ontario Stone #4 Dec. 26
Earl W. Oglebay Toledo Old Lakefront #2 Dock Jan. 1
Ontario Northland Transportation Commission
Chi-Cheemaun Owen Sound West side of harbor Oct. 18
Nindawayma Les Mechins, Quebec Sold in 2000 to Verreault Navigation Inc of Quebec, a shipbuilding and repair company. Had been in Owen Sound at the East side of harbor since last operating in 1992
P&H Shipping Division
Mapleglen Owen Sound East Wall Dec. 31
Oakglen Windsor ADM Dock Dec. 28?
N.M. Paterson & Sons
Cartierdoc Montreal Section M2 Dec. 22
Comeaudoc Montreal Moved to Jetty #1, Upper Harbor in March 2000 Long term Dec. 04, 1996
Mantadoc Montreal Jetty #1 Dec. 20
Paterson Prescott Storage load of corn Dec. 23
Windoc Thunder Bay Keefer Terminal, Ocean Shed Dec. 23
Quedoc Thunder Bay Western Dock Long term Dec.20,1991
Vandoc Thunder Bay Western Dock Long term Dec.21,1991
Pere Marquette Shipping
Barge Pere Marquette 41/tug Undaunted Ludington Laman Stone Dock Dec. 18
medusa2.gif (1876 bytes)Southdown
Southdown Conquest Chicago Southdown Dock Tentative
Southdown Challenger Milwaukee Southdown Dock Jan. 6
stmary.gif (719 bytes)St. Mary's Cement
Tug Petite Forte and barge St. Mary's Cement Port Colborne Tug at Wharf 16 the coal dock - Barge in Cleveland Dec. 20
Tug Sea Eagle II and barge St. Mary's Cement II Hamilton Pier 10 North face Dec. 2x?
Barge St. Mary's Cement III      
Upper Lakes Group Inc.
Canadian Century Hamilton Dofasco Dock Dec. 23
Canadian Enterprise Port Colborne East Wall below Halifax Jan. 8
Canadian Transfer Thunder Bay Mission Terminal Inc.(Old Sask.Pool 15 El.) Jan. 11
Canadian Leader Hamilton Dofasco Dock 2 Dec. 23
Canadian Mariner Toronto West Face Pier 35 Dec. 25
Canadian Miner Hamilton Pier 10 Dec. 21
Canadian Navigator Thunder Bay Pascol Engineering Shearleg Dock Jan. 4
Canadian Olympic Port Colborne Warf 16 Jan. 28
Canadian Progress Port Colborne Warf 18.3 Feb. ?
Canadian Prospector Toronto Red Path Sugar with storage load Dec. 23
Canadian Provider Montreal Pier M4 Dec. 24
Canadian Ranger Montreal Elevator 5 Dec. 31
Canadian Trader Toronto North Face Pier 35 Dec. 23, 1999
Canadian Transport Nanticoke   Feb. 10 or 11
Canadian Venture Toronto Red Path Sugar with storage load Dec. 26
Canadian Voyager Toronto Red Path Sugar with storage load Dec. 23
Gordon C. Leitch Hamilton Eastport Pier 27 Dec. 15
James Norris Hamilton Pier 12 Dec. 22
Montrealais Hamilton Pier 11 Dec. 24
Quebecois Montreal Shed 4 Dec. 23
Seaway Queen Toronto Rafted to Canadian Trader, Pier 35 Dec. 22, 1999
Stephen B. Roman Toronto Essroc with storage load Dec. 28, 1999
VanEnkevort Tug and Barge
Barge Great Lakes Trader and Tug Joyce L. Van Enkevort Escanaba, MI Ore Dock Jan. 15
Upper Lakes Towing
Joseph H. Thompson & Jr. Escanaba, MI ? Dec. 13
USS Great Lakes Fleet
Edgar B. Speer Duluth, MN. Port Terminal Jan. 13
Edwin H. Gott Duluth, MN. Former Cargill C Jan. 13
Roger Blough Duluth, MN. Port Terminal Jan. 3
Presque Isle (barge) Sturgeon Bay, WI Bay Shipbuilding Dec. 18
Presque Isle (tug) Milwaukee City Heavy Lift Dock Dec. 19
John G. Munson Superior, WI. Fraser Shipyard Dec. 31
Arthur M. Anderson Sturgeon Bay, WI Bay Shipbuilding Feb. 4
Cason J. Callaway Superior, WI. Fraser Shipyard Jan. 13
Philip R. Clarke Superior, WI. Fraser Shipyard Jan. 13
George A. Sloan Sarnia North Slip rafted to the Taylor Nov 16
Myron C Taylor Sarnia North Slip rafted to the Calcite II Nov. 11
Calcite II Sarnia North Slip dock face Nov. 5

Please send any updates, corrections or new information to
Updated March 13, 2001

A sincere thanks to: Andy LaBorde, Max HanleyInterlake Steamship Company, Al Miller,Jason Junge, Steven Sliwka, Pierre Parent, Sharyl Williams, Jim Zeirke, David French, Brian Wroblewski, Dustin Sadowski, Philip Nash, Chris Franckowiak, Jim Hoffman, Mike Farris, René Beauchamp, Jeff Cameron, Ron Konkol, Chris Franckowiak, Andy Hering, Eric Height, John Stark, Central Marine Logistics, Barry Playter, Tyler Hoar, Vic DeLarwelle, Robin Greathouse, Heather McIntyre, Jeff Thoreson, Jim Sprunt, Gerry O., Jim Fitzgerald, Gary Schweitzer, Eric Holmes, Kathy Hance, Jamie Kerwin, Jean-François Boutin, Marc Ouellette, Rob Farrow, JJ Van Volkenburg, Lawrence Yost, Ray Eaton, Murray Latham, Mike Bannon, Cecil Rawn, Patricia Burgon, Jeff Thoreson, Brian McSween, M. Lappan, Scott Mclellan, Allen L. Stevens, Kathy Hance, T. Parker, Vic DeLarwell, Samuel D. Buchanan, Mike Green, David Patch, Christopher E.H. Wilson, Dave Reynolds, Eric Bonow, Rob Cioletti, and Jake Nylund, Mac Mackay and the Lake Carriers Association

*Due to a file error Dec. 26 I lost some of the credits appearing here.
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